DAVID DRISKILL
USGBC North Texas Board Member, West Texas Representative

David A Driskill is the Director of Urban Tech, the downtown studio for the College of Architecture, Texas Tech University.Urban Tech is in its third year and is partnered with the City of Lubbock, the Central Business District Tax Increment Finance Board, and the Louise H Underwood Center for the Arts in envisioning a transformed and viable downtown Lubbock. Urban Tech is engaged with the public as a participant in the First Friday Art Trail, which brings 4,000 people to the city center each month. Prof. Driskill holds a post professional degree in urban design from Catholic University, Washington D.C. and a professional degree in architecture from Texas Tech University. Prof. Driskill practiced architecture/urban design in Washington D.C. and Houston, Texas for 15 years prior to 1987, when he accepted a position at Texas Tech University to teach in the College of Architecture. He served as Associate Dean for Academics and subsequently Associate Dean for External Programs prior to taking the directorship of Urban Tech. He accepted the honor of Mark E Humphreys, AIA Chair for Urban Design in January of this year.