David Lake

San Antonio, TX

Austin native David Lake founded Lake | Flato with Ted Flato in 1984. An outspoken advocate for urban development, he was influential in Austin's expansion of Shoal Creek’s linear hike and bike trail to Lady Bird Lake in the 1970s. With a continued passion for urban transformation, David will lead Lake|Flato's new Austin office location scheduled to open in early 2016. His notable projects include the new Austin Central Library, currently under construction; the Pearl Brewery Redevelopment  in San Antonio, TX; and the recently completed LEED platinum designed Georgia Tech Engineering Biosystems Building.