David Johnson

Oakland, Principal


Contact David: Email | 415-987-7490

Colleges I’ve attended and degrees earned
University of Arizona (Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, magna cum laude)

Top 3 travel destinations
Great Barrier Reef, Minnesota, San Juan Island

Road bicycle, scuba diving, hiking, anything my kids want to do

Architectural influencers
Cesar Pelli, William McDonough

Favorite hangout spot
Point Reyes, California on a warm calm day

Car, bike or bus (or feet)? 
Car (electric), bike when I can

Fondest childhood memory
Learning to water ski from my brother – again and again and again

Favorite nonprofit
Volunteers of America, Marin County Bicycle Coalition

My (past or present) nickname
Dave or DJ

An award I’ve won
“Polar Bear Award” (for camping in -63°F)

Time of day I’m most creative

Favorite restaurant
Henry’s Hunan in San Francisco – comfort food

Preferred radio station

Pets/animals I own
Cats, dog and fish

One thing that would improve our city
A plan for sea level rise

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