Architect — B.Arch, OAA, MRAIC
Rick Yallowega is a founding partner at YBSA. He obtained his Bachelor of Architecture in 1985 from Carleton University. Since joining the firm in 1985, Rick has been instrumental in growing its reputation as a highly diverse, full service architectural firm, throughout the province and internationally.
As a partner, his commitment to innovation and his ability to create design solutions that truly benefit the firm’s clients have been demonstrated through his award-winning work on many post-secondary education, tourism and complex laboratory projects. In addition to the leadership he brought to the Malaysian Health Laboratories project on behalf of the World Bank, Rick has also been instrumental in cultivating the effective partnerships that have been established with such design-build clients as Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation and Cambrian College. His work throughout the province on racetrack and slot projects has also established the firm as a leader in the provision of comprehensive design and construction management services in this highly competitive, fast-paced market.