Dade Van Der Werf

Dade Van Der Werf

AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Senior Associate

Dade joined the VMDO team in 2013 and has twenty years of experience working for prominent architecture firms and institutions of higher education up-and-down the east coast, including UVA’s Office of Facilities Planning & Construction. Dade has established himself as a key contributor to the firm’s higher education concentration, including, to VMDO’s designs for Clemson University’s Core Campus.

Dade’s varied experience and deeply involved approach produce creative designs that are well-informed and functionally sound. His careful project management style and extensive experience ensure that projects are delivered on-time and under-budget.


Education

Master of Architecture, Yale University, 1996

Bachelor of Arts, Phi Beta Kappa, Duke University, 1993

Experience

Hollins University Dana Science Center Renovation

University of Virginia McIntire Feasibility Study