Dave Walsh has over thirty years’ experience as both a landscape architect and architect and is proficient in all aspects of design, contract documentation, and construction administration.
Dave is particularly interested in the design of lively urban spaces that support the everyday and recreational needs of their community of users. During his thirty-year career, Dave has focused on community participation as the driving force for designs that sustain the environment and enhanced the human experience.
Prior to forming Hammer + Walsh Design Inc. with Nelson Hammer in 2010, Dave provided design services through DW + Design Group and, previous to that, he was a Principal at both the Collaborative and Copley Wolff Design Group (CWDG). During this decade long period from 1998 to 2007, Dave was involved in a number of urban recreation and park projects throughout the New England area. Dave was also in private practice in Michigan in the early 1990’s following employment at Earl R. Flansburgh + Associates, where he was head of the Construction Administration Department. Earlier in his career, Dave was a landscape architect at Carol R. Johnson and Associates, (CRJ+A) were he produced site designs for the Massachusetts Audubon Society, and at The Architects Collaborative, (TAC) where he participated in urban restoration projects throughout downtown Boston