As the Innovation Leader for Stantec’s Infrastructure business, David drives a culture of creativity and innovation that puts technology at the forefront of what we do. He also plays a hands-on leadership role on some of our most innovative and sustainable projects.
Previously, David was our regional leader for the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and Ottawa. He was responsible for strategic initiatives that drive top line growth across all business lines in the region as well as assembling multi-disciplinary design teams to deliver projects. By trade and education, David is a professional civil engineer and urban planner with an MBA in Real Property Development.
David has a long history of community leadership. As the chair of Habitat for Humanity Canada, he helps mobilize volunteers and community partners to provide affordable housing and break the cycle of poverty. He’s also a board member for the ACE Mentor Program of Canada, introducing high school students in the GTA to career opportunities in architecture, construction, engineering, and related areas of the building design and construction industry.