David Hertz

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Born: 10.6.60

Residence: Venice, California

Married, with three children


Professional Degree: Bachelor of Architecture, SCI-Arc (Southern California Institute of Architecture) 1983

SCI-ARC, Vico Morcote: European Study/Travel Program, Ticino, Italy 1982

Undergraduate Studies: U.C.L.A. Extension and Santa Monica College. Fine Arts

Faculty: Instructor SCI-Arc’s Professional Development Program 1992-94

Faculty: Instructor and Guidance committee member U.C.L.A. Extension Architecture and Interior Design program. 1994-Present

Guest Lecturer: UCLA Introduction to Architecture class 1995-Present

Guest Lecturer: SCI-Arc Thesis Reviews 1984-Present

Work Experience:

Founder, Syndesis, Inc./ David Hertz AIA Architects 1984

Frank O. Gehry and Associates, FAIA, Venice, California, 1983-1984

John Lautner, FAIA, Hollywood, California, 1979-1982

Harshbargar Construction Corporation, Mammoth Lakes, California, 1978-1979

Robert Bridges, AIA Architect and General Contractor, Los Angeles, California, 1977-1978

G.M. Shaw Design, West Los Angeles, California, 1977

Michael Swimmer ASLA, Landscape Architect, Los Angeles, California, 1976

Professional Affiliations:

LEED Certified Professional Architect, State of California Lic. #C25190

Member, AIA (American Institute of Architects) Since 1983

Component Member, LA/AIA C.O.T.E. (Committee on the Environment)

General Contractor, California Lic. # 596737

Member, ADPSR (Architects, Designers and Planners for Social Responsibility)

Member, BSR (Businesses for Social Responsibility)

Member, California Energy Commission, High Performance Wall Systems Collaborative

Member, CSI (Construction Specifications Institute)

Member, CTI (Ceramic Tile Institute)

Member, ECCO (Environmental Council of Concrete Organization)

Member, USGB (U.S. Green Building Council)