David has extensive experience as a design and project architect. He has headed design and production teams in commercial, multi-unit residential and high-rise development, tertiary and secondary education, corporate tenancies, hospitality, local government, aged care, industrial, and boutique residential projects.
David’s expertise lies in his ability to analyse the client’s requirements, formulate an accurate brief and quickly create design solutions or options. His thorough and logical approach leads to a consistent result through the entire process to completion of the project. He is committed to the creation of well-considered designs which incorporate elements and spatial experiences that stimulate and delight the human experience.
As Director of Design David’s role is to oversee Smith + Tracey’s design product, mentor other design architects in the office and instil a healthy interest in all things design related among the team. David establishes early design concepts, monitors their development through all stages, and liaises with all members of the design team including clients, consultants, authorities and internal staff.