Form-Based Codes Institute at Smart Growth America

David Broz, AIA, LEED® AP

Principal / Studio Director
Chicago, IL
FBCI Involvement

David Broz, AIA and LEED AP, is a Principal and studio director in Gensler’s Chicago office.  A fifteen-year veteran at Gensler, he is one of the firm’s Global Practice Area Leaders who heads up a team of over 250 designers focused on research-based design for educational environments.  His team has published several research documents on how space can better support learning and transform the overall campus experience.  Broz is an active blogger and speaker who leads discovery sessions about the future of academia and how the built environment can positively impact today’s digital native students. His work extends beyond the education studio to the City of Chicago as a leader on the Place Making Committee and Chairman of the Board of the Chicago Loop Alliance – a downtown business organization responsible for creating a high performing urban environment that attracts people and investment to Chicago’s Loop.