DAVID R. DRAKE, AIA, LEED AP
Principal
President / Chief Executive Officer / Director of Planning and Design

Dave offers over forty years experience of award-winning Architectural Design, in addition to extensive experience serving as Project Manager / Principal-in-Charge for major projects. Dave oversees and coordinates the activities of all personnel within the office engaged in Planning, Architectural Design and Interior Design, and he has been directly responsible for the Architectural Design of many of W2A’s major and successful projects. He also offers extensive expertise in master planning, facilities planning, feasibility studies, space planning and furnishings specifications for educational, municipal, corporate, industrial and institutional facilities. Dave joined W2A in 1973 and has been a Principal since 1987. Prior to joining W2A, Dave held design positions with nationally-known firms in Cambridge, MA and Houston, TX. Dave has a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Architecture from Rice University. He is certified by the U.S. Green Building Council as a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Accredited Professional.



GLENN E. LICHTENWALNER, AIA, NCARB
Principal
Chief Operating Officer / Chief Architect / Director of Healthcare Programming, Planning & Design

Glenn serves as Principal-in-Charge for selected W2A projects and is also W2A’s Chief Architect and Chief Operating Officer. He is responsible for the management and administration of the architectural staff. Glenn has over twenty five years of professional experience in a wide range of building types including religious, educational, corporate, industrial, institutional, and healthcare facilities. He joined W2A in 1995 and was named a Principal and has been a Principal since 2003. Glenn has a Bachelor of Architecture from Drexel University and a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Catholic University.




CHRISTINE DEOLIVEIRA CARL, AIA, LEED AP
Associate Principal
Vice President

Christine has been a member of the firm for over fifteen years and offers over twenty years of professional experience. She has a Bachelor of Architecture from Temple University. Since joining W2A she has managed a wide variety of educational, religious, institutional, governmental and healthcare projects. As such, she is responsible for day-to-day supervision and coordination of the project and adherence to project budgets and schedules, as well as quality control. Christine currently serves on the Pennsylvania State Architects License Board. She is certified by the U.S. Green Building Council as a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Accredited Professional.




FREDERICK “RICK” BACHL, AIA, NCARB
Principal
Chairman of the Board

‘Rick retired as President and Chief Executive Officer in 2010 and immediately took on the role of Chairman of the Board. He has been a W2A Principal since 1979 and was named President / CEO in 1998. During more than thirty-five years at W2A, ‘Rick has served as in every capacity of project development, including design, production, project management and as Principal-in-Charge. He has a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Lawrence Technological Institute, and is a registered architect in nine states.