Allan R. Parr AIA LEED AP BD+C Chief Executive Officer REES

Board of Directors Member

Chief Executive Officer
Houston

Allan Parr’s experience includes virtually all aspects of real estate and facility management operations. His experience spans the areas of architectural design, interior design, engineering management, workplace standards development, real estate strategy, occupancy planning, ADA compliance and mission critical facility management. Parr’s experience is particularly strong in the area of corporate and high technology project delivery. Mission-critical project types that Parr has completed include data centers, call centers, product development laboratories, manufacturing facilities, and other critical corporate or operations functions. A registered Architect and member of the American Institute of Architects, Parr has nearly 25 years of experience delivering successful projects and developing new business. He received a Bachelor of Environmental Design from Texas A&M University, a Master of Architecture from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix. Prior to joining REES, Parr’s experience includes leadership of the Design, Engineering and Project Management organization for Hewlett Packard’s North America Region, as well as being the Real Estate Manager for the Worldwide Headquarters of Compaq Computer Corporation with comprehensive facility management responsibilities for more than six million square feet of administrative, laboratory, and manufacturing space, which housed more than 12,000 employees. His previous experience also includes consulting with architecture and interiors practices in the roles of Senior Managing Director, Project Director, Project Manager and Project Architect. In addition to Corporate and Mission-Critical, Parr has experience in higher education, speculative commercial, retail, healthcare, hospitality, and residential project types. With millions of square feet of successful project experience, he has a history of delivering results for his clients.

Education: 

Bachelor of Environmental Design Texas A&M University Master of Architecture University of Texas at Austin Master of Business Administration, Global Management Focus University of Phoenix

Professional Affiliations: 

American Institute of Architects - Member, Houston Chapter International Facility Management Association CORENET International

Registration: 

Licensed Architect: Colorado, Florida, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Wyoming National Council of Architectural Registration Boards Certification

Year Joined the Firm: 
Allan Parr joined REES in 2009