Ratcliff announces the promotion of DAVID DRIVER, AIA to senior associate of the firm and of DAVID OLSEN and LANCE KEOKI KUBIAK to associate. The award-winning architecture firm (ratcliffarch.com) provides architecture, interior design and planning services to healthcare, academic and civic clients throughout the Western United States.
Architect DAVID DRIVER, AIA (Senior Associate) is the firm’s design technology manager, responsible for; guiding our growth into emerging technologies, cultivating standards and leading training efforts to continuously improve our design and production processes. Driver combines 30 years’ experience in the field of architecture with a wide spectrum of industry software expertise to provide both holistic future vision and detailed actionable work plans. He has published numerous works and is a frequent speaker with Autodesk and the American Institute of Architects. Driver holds a B. Architecture from the University of Arizona, College of Architecture. He joined Ratcliff in 2016.
LANCE KEOKI KUBIAK (Associate) is a project designer with the firm and focuses on projects the promote public health. Selected project clients include Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose; Contra Costa County Regional Medical Center, Martinez and Washington Hospital Healthcare System. Kubiak holds M. Architecture degree from Texas A & M University and B. A. Architecture from UC Berkeley. He joined the firm in 2013.
Architect David Olsen (Associate) is a project architect with the firm and brings 12 years of experience to the firm’s healthcare and academic practice areas. Current project clients include the VA (Martinez Psycho-Social Rehabilitation and Recovery Center; Sacramento clinics and MRI addition); NorthBay Healthcare; Stanford and Contra Costa County Regional Medical Center. OIsen holds a BFA, Interior Architecture & Design from Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design. He joined the firm in 2014 and received his California architectural registration this year.
Headquartered in Emeryville, California, RATCLIFF is a former winner of the Firm of the Year Award from the American Institute of Architects-California Council and numerous design awards. Founded in 1906, the third-generation architectural, planning and interiors firm employs a staff of 65 design professionals and is dedicated to designing sustainable structures in healthy balance with time, purpose and place. Visit ratcliffarch.com.