Our team is the back-bone of our company, and the key to achieving our mission. New Republic Architects combines many decades of knowledge and experience in the fieldS of architecture and design.

Our Staff



Firm Principal

Angel Ramos-Tamayo is a registered architect with over twenty three years of experience, fifteen as senior architect and co-founder of New Republic Architects. Mr. Ramos is a LEED NC accredited professional (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) with the US Green Building Council, he also holds the congress for new urbanism accreditation from the university of Miami and is past President of the American Institute of Architects El Paso Chapter. He has served as senior architect on a broad range of educational, institutional, commercial and retail projects.

Mr. Ramos’ emphasis in advanced project management propels the New Republic team to be one of the best architectural firms in the region.


Bachelor in Architecture - 1995

Professional Registrations:

Registered Architect TX, 19667

Registered Architect NM 00487

Registered Architect AZ 48956

LEED Accredited Professional

LEED Accredited Professional

Professional Affiliations:

American Institute of Architects

Texas Society of Architects

NCARB Certification

Congress for New Urbanism



Eric Perea is a registered architect with over sixteen years of experience. Mr. Perea has acquired an extensive and progressive experience in public and private sectors in the fields of marketing, facility assessments, master planning, design\construction documentation, code review and compliance, construction administration, and environmentally responsible design. Mr. Perea has led projects as a project designer, project manager and construction administrator on a broad range of educational, healthcare, institutional, civic and government projects.

Mr. Perea's ability to connect with clients and end users proves to be a critical asset in the successful conception and completion of projects. By keeping all stakeholders involved throughout every step of the project he allows for a superior understanding and integration of client and end user needs.

EDUCATION: Master of Architecture - 2002

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS: Registered Architect TX, 23510 Registered Architect NM 005278

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS: American Institute of Architects Texas Society of Architects NCARB Certification




Project Manager

Francisco Diaz has twenty years of experience coordinating and managing commercial, residential, and institutional projects. His ability to create great designs and his visualization skills help him connect with clients at a higher level. This connection is crucial in order for the client and end user to completely understand what their project will look like early in the design process.


Bachelor of Architecture - 1999


Paulina Huerta

Creative Designer

Paulina Huerta has three years experience as a Creative Designer. She has worked with construction contractors across schematic design as well as design development through construction document phases of residential, commercial, corporate spaces and institutional projects. She also has the necessary skills to create presentations and visualizations for clients.


Bachelor of Architecture–Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez – 2016


Carla Moreno

Creative Designer

Carla graduated from Texas Tech University with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture. She has created drawings from schematic design to construction documents. She has contributed on various projects going from tenant improvement to commercial.


Bachelor of Science in Architecture- Texas Ten University 2014

Associates - El Paso Community Collage



Business Development

Miss. Valenzuela has 15 years overall experience. Miss Valenzuela has participated in various projects for EPISD, SISD and YISD school district. She has 10 years’ experience in design development and production of single residential and multi-family projects.


Bachelor in Architecture – 2001, with emphasis in Urbanism Design. Graduated magna cum laude.

Masters in Mathematics – 2010


arish lara

Creative Designer

He can bring a design to new heights, as his skill permit him to render lines on a sheet of paper into reality.

The skills he has acquired over the many years have formed him into an Architect by utilizing work ideas; to push the bounds of possibility; to create and complete projects.


Bachelors of architecture - Instituto Superior de Arquitectura y Diseño (ISAD) - 2019


Rick Brown

Marketing Manager

BFA graduate of Syracuse University, Rick Brown brings his own distinct style to Architectural Marketing. Ever the one to think outside the box of normalcy, he hopes to share his ideas with the El Paso community and broaden his knowledge base through hard work, dedication, and trust.


BFA- Syracuse University 2008

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