Dave Hammel, AIA, LEED AP

Dave Hammel, AIA, LEED AP - Principal, Technical Partner

Principal, Technical Partner

Dave is a quiet and steady presence as a principal in the firm. His strengths lie in his ability to orchestrate a team to bring projects in on time and within budget. With more than 30 years’ experience, he has a wealth of knowledge to impart to the rest of us. He leads our “lunch-and-learn” training program focusing on project systems and lessons learned. Dave has also written articles for trade magazines and presented seminars at several national conferences on recreation center design.



  • Morenci Community Recreation Center Study  Arizona
  • Morenci Day Care Center Study  Arizona
  • Erie Park Amphitheater  Colorado
  • Apex Recreation Center  Arvada, Colorado
  • Apex Field House  Arvada, Colorado
  • Brighton Oasis Family Aquatic Park  Colorado
  • Cook Creek Outdoor Pool  Lone Tree, Colorado
  • N.E. Kansas City Community Center Study  Missouri
  • Eagle View Adult Center  Brighton, Colorado
  • Portsmouth Recreation Center Feasibility Study   New Hampshire
  • Concord Community Center Feasibility Study   New Hampshire
  • Cottonwood Recreation Center  Arizona
  • Erie Recreation Center  Colorado
  • Hatfield-Chilson Recreation/Senior Center  Loveland, Colorado
  • Lone Tree Recreation Center  Colorado
  • Douglas H. Buck Community Recreation Center  Littleton, Colorado
  • North Boulder Recreation Center  Colorado
  • The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center Consulting  Honolulu, Hawaii
  • The Apex Center  Arvada, Colorado

Fun Facts About Dave

Favorite Vacation

China and Southeast Asia

Favorite Comfort Food

Peanut Butter & Jelly

What I do to Relieve Stress

Hit tennis balls (with a racquet)

Favorite Place to Work

Here, of course... now if we only had an ocean

Favorite Place to Learn

Life experiences everyday: the more experience I get, the more I realize how little I know

Favorite Place to Eat

Aboard the "Wind Spirit" cruise ship (windstarcruises.com); locally, Vesta Dipping Grill was a great meal with a nice atmosphere and wonderful acoustic guitar music

Dave's Registrations


  • Colorado
  • Kansas
  • Michigan
  • Utah
  • Virginia


  • Green Building Certification Institute LEED® Accreditation - Building Design + Construction (BD+C)

Dave's Education

University of Colorado Denver

Master of Architecture

University of Colorado Boulder

Bachelor of Environmental Design

Talk to Dave


303.455.1366 x120





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