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B. Architecture, University of Waterloo
B. Environmental Studies, University of Waterloo


Registrations: CT, MA, MI, NJ, NY

Certifications: NCARB, Building Codes - Harvard University Graduate School of Design



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David Neal, AIA, ACHA, ASHE

Principal / Architect

Healthcare National Market Leader

David is responsible for design development and documentation on many of the firm’s major projects, involving coordination of architectural and healthcare planning and design issues with the various disciplines on the project team. He specializes in LEAN, IPD, Healthcare Master Planning, Emergency Departments, State-of-the-Art Radiology Departments, Women’s Services, Oncology, Geriatric Services and Planetree Design. David also has an active role in the community. He is a Board Member for Historical Society, Village Parks, Residential Care & CT Historic structures. 



Notable Project

UMass Medical, Marlborough Hospital, Cancer Center



Notable Project

Chapel Haven, Aging in Place Building



Colleague Testimonial

“David is a conscientious individual who focuses on client relations and problem solving. Through working with him on the Chapel Haven projects, I have seen the synthesis of our integrated firm’s design build process.”
- Tanya Cutolo, Director, Business Development