about the firm
dean alan architects pllc is a dedicated, client-focused, full-service architectural firm
with a wide range of design capabilities including site planning, program development, building design, interior design, owner’s representative services, sustainability services, and construction administration.
The firm has over 20 years of experience designing for a variety of building types including:
As a firm, we are guided by the fundamental principles of giving back to the community, seeking sustainable solutions, and creating accessible architecture for everyone. Throughout the design process, we imbue honesty and integrity into everything we do, always respecting the architect-client relationship, and prioritizing expedient access to our expertise at all times. Our close-knit team thrives on collaborating together and takes pride in providing innovative and flexible solutions that benefit our project partners and clients. This commitment results in deep relationships and fulfilling, successfully collaborative architecture.
As a woman-owned small business in Seattle, we are proud to hold the following certifications...
who is dean alan?
Growing up in rural Illinois, Dean was instilled with a sense of community and service from a very young age. Known by his friends and family to give the tie off his neck and play matchmaker among friends he was a true optimist with a bright outlook on life. He maintained this charm through his service in the Vietnam War era and Gulf War where he was known as a selfless and altruistic leader among his colleagues.
As Dean's daughter, Angela Gee founded dean alan architects in honor of his dedication to service, community, and optimism. We pride ourselves in this history and are happy to carry on the tradition.
what we do
Site Selection Studies
Land Use and Zoning Research
Furniture, Fixture and Equipment Selections
Graphic Signage Design
City of Seattle Built Smart Program