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David Whale


Partner, Chief Operating Officer

  • Bachelor of Architecture, Virginia Tech

Dave is a leader in our civic, cultural, public safety, and educational market sectors, with deep expertise in higher education. With more than 25 years of design and client management experience, Dave works closely with many of our Virginia clients, including Fairfax County, Loudoun County, Northern Virginia Community College, VCCS, and Frederick County Public Schools. His notable projects include the Workforce Development Center at NOVA, the award-winning Sterling Library, Hopewell Library, the award-winning Moncure Elementary School, Lois Hornsby Middle School, the College of Southern Maryland Flagship and Wellness buildings, the NAIOP award-winning Arts and Science Building for NOVA Woodbridge, Discovery STEM Academy, and Samuel Tucker Elementary School.

When he is not managing a project or working to improve our business operations, you can find Dave cheering on his kids playing soccer, softball, basketball or track, or on the road trying to get there.