David has more than 30 years of professional aviation consulting experience, including the past 22 with Century West. David provides an exceptional knowledge of airport design and airspace planning standards, in addition to the operation of airports. He serves as the technical lead within Century West for all projects involving airport planning and routinely evaluates our firm’s airport designs for consistency with FAA standards. As a planner specializing in the built environment, David is known for creating innovative facility designs that are efficient, realistic to construct, and consistently approved and accepted by FAA, state aviation agencies, and our airport clients. David is widely recognized as one of the most experienced airport planners currently working the Northwest. David is an Alaska-trained commercially rated pilot with instrument, multi-engine, and seaplane ratings.