David Dorn:

Having vast experience with multiple high-profile architects, David is extremely detail-oriented and is a strong advocate for design. This diverse experience has provided broad utilization of Revit on many project types—as open studio’s Revit Leader David brings a self-driven and proactive approach to our Macbased platform and is constantly introducing new methods to streamline our approach to project delivery. His passion transcends his approach to building teams and coordinating complex projects. David is very focused and collaborative within the studio, with clients, and with our broader design team; his positive attitude is a tremendous asset to our community and to our culture.


During his professional experience, David has had the opportunity to work on a wide variety of project types including Commercial Office, Cultural, Entertainment, Science and Technology, and Multi-Family Residential—with notable projects including the Getty Villa in Malibu, CA and Novartis Pharmaceuticals in Basel, Switzerland. In addition to broad work experience, he is chair of the board, for Impact Personal Safety of Colorado.


B. ENVD, University of Colorado, Boulder, 1998

M. Architecture, UCLA, 2000

Liscensed Architect, State of Colorado

Professional Experience

Renzo Zecchetto Architects, Chu + Gooding Architects, Co-op Himmelblau, SPF:architects, Gehry Partners,
4240 Architecture, DHR Architecture (formally D.H. Ruggles & Assoc.), Santiago Calatrava


AIA | Architect