FAIA, LEED AP
Denis leads DLR Group's Transportation practice and his experience spans rail station design, airport expansions and renovations, ferry terminals, and other specialized transit-oriented development. He is currently leading a DLR Group design team to develop rail station design for the Automated People Mover system at Los Angeles International Airport.
A strong technical architect, he has practiced in the Bay Area for more than 40 years on a variety of very large and complex projects. Denis provides clients detailed experience in coordinating and advancing large public projects with local government agencies including the City and County of San Francisco, San Francisco Municipal Transit Authority, California Office of Historic Preservation, and HUD.
Denis is passionate about design technology research and innovation in project delivery and construction systems. He is a key mentor for young professionals in the San Francisco office and uses his career experiences to enhance their understanding of the DLR Group integrated design process.
“One of the most important aspects of our jobs as architects is to make sure our clients are being served well. It is crucial we assure them that we are always accessible and ready to serve their design needs.”
Denis was awarded the President’s Medal for Distinguished Service by the National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB), as well as the Octavius Morgan Distinguished Service Award in 2011.