David Yama
AIA, LEED® AP, Principal
yama@yamamardesign.com

David has a Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University (MSAAD 1992) and a Bachelor of Architecture from Virginia Tech (1987), where he was awarded an SOM Foundation fellowship. Prior to co-founding YAMAMAR in 2005, David worked as a design consultant for IDEO, and as an architect in Japan and New York. David lives in Berkeley and enjoys spending time with his family, playing basketball, and chasing the perfect bottle of wine.