David has more than two decades of experience in developing new technologies for municipal, industrial, and hazardous wastewater treatment. His diverse background in environmental engineering projects ranges from destroying chemical warfare agents and conducting fundamental laboratory research to designing full-scale wastewater treatment plants and operating laboratory and pilot-scale systems.
David enjoys looking for innovative solutions to help his clients identify system inefficiencies and develop tailored solutions for increasing capacity and performance. A nationally recognized industry leader, he has authored dozens of articles on designing and operating Sequencing Batch Reactors for wastewater treatment, and he holds a US patent for the treatment of chemical agent hydrolysates.
As a geography leader, David manages the local delivery of services and oversees the operational and financial performance of all staff across the Great Lakes, Midwest, and South Central regions. He combines a keen business development acumen with proven leadership in project and team management to help Stantec continue creating communities.