DAVID FRIEND, PH.D., AIA

David has a keen interest in sacred architecture, liturgical design, and helping groups form a common vision. Thoughtful and attentive to detail, he finds energy in the balance of theory and practice. He earned his Ph.D. in Art and Religion from the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California, where his doctoral research focused on sacred space and theological aesthetics. David enjoys reading, hiking, traveling, and spending time with his wife and their two young sons.