David Sharratt

David joined VJAA after working for architectural firms in Minneapolis, New York, Austin and San Francisco. He also worked independently in his own design-build practice for several years and was a professional climber, acting as a guide in South America and establishing difficult first ascents on American cliffs and the mountains of Peru, Argentina, Malaysia, China, and India.  David completed his professional Masters degree in architecture from the University of Texas-Austin where he was awarded the AIA Henry Adams certificate and the AIA Austin Student Award.  He received a BA in Philosophy from Bates College in 2001.