David W. Goldberg



As Design Partner for a wide range of corporate, commercial, and educational projects, Dave is skilled at helping clients express their values and support their mission through integrated design. He has focused his career on immersive places for work and learning with organizations who care deeply about user experience, collaboration, and conservation. Dave is a strong facilitator and design team leader for projects with complex stakeholder groups, and believes that an engaging design process has the ability to bring clients and communities together around a shared vision for the future.

As Mithun’s President, Dave has served on the firm’s Board of Directors since 2003, and has been instrumental in helping grow Mithun's practice to national prominence. He lectures nationally on integrated design process and sustainability. Dave serves on the Boards of Woodland Park Zoo and IslandWood, where he served as Board Chair. His projects have received both industry and peer design recognition, including two AIA Committee on the Environment Top Ten Green Projects of the year.


  • University of Washington — Master of Architecture
  • University of Virginia — Bachelor of Science Architecture

Memberships And Accreditations

  • Fellow, American Institute of Architects
  • LEED Accredited Professional, BD+C


  • Earth Share of Washington, Past Board President
  • IslandWood, Board Chair, Executive Committee
  • Mountaineers Advisory Council, Member
  • University of Washington College of Built Environments Comprehensive Campaign, Co-Chair
  • University of Washington Foundation
  • Woodland Park Zoo, Board Director Emeritus