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David Oakes


Vice President

  • Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Catholic University
  • Bachelor of Arts in Art with a concentration in Sculpture, Catholic University
  • Associate in Architectural Technology, Penn College

Dave is a talented design architect with 40+ years of experience and has delivered some of Grimm + Parker’s most prominent institutional facilities. His experience in design, project management, and construction along with a talent for listening and delivering client success, is the foundation of Dave’s strong relationship with many repeat clients.

Dave has been with Grimm + Parker for over 17 years. He is an active member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Washington, DC chapter and is involved in the AIA’s Architecture for Education, Architectural Design, and Lab Design Committees.

Dave’s passion is the adventure of travel, whether it is immersing himself in architecture and cultures or hiking in the wilderness.