Mr. David Brotman, FAIA

Contact Details

Scottsdale, AZ


"Strategic Thinker"

Accomplished Senior Executive with proven career and solid experience in all aspects of architectural and engineering firm management, including project management; Profit and Loss; business development; mergers and acquisitions; sales and marketing; and strategic planning. Successful track record and expert qualifications in improving quality of work, market share, delivering strong revenue and profit gains. Experience encompasses start-up, turnaround, high-growth, and multi-national operations.

Holds a reputation among superiors, colleagues, subordinates and associates for creative imagination, vision, team building and leadership skills. Specialized in envisioning an end-result, then leading a management team to realize that result with marked improvements along the way.

Specialties: stratigic planning, business development, marketing, project managment, finance, human resources, office managment, project managment, design, Standard of Care Architectural Design and Construction litigation services, Legal Services


University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
BS in Arch, 1968
1962 To 1968

The Park School
1960 To 1963

Job History

Planning Commissioner
June 2012 - present

Advisory Council
September 2011 - present

April 2010 - present

Malibu, CA, United States
November 2000 - present

Regional Director
January 2005 - January 2008

Vice Chairman and Executive Vice President
Los Angeles, CA, United States
January 1975 - October 2000


  • Architectural Design
  • Construction Defect Analysis
  • Construction Documentation: Drawings
  • Contract Administration
  • Expert Witness
  • Observation Services
  • Project Administration


  • Travel, Collecting Contemporary Ceramic Art, Docent The Historical Adamson House, University of Hawaii School of Architecture Advisory Council