As a principal in NBBJ’s Seattle office, Dale Alberda is a design leader for projects across many sectors including healthcare, large-scale corporate and commercial projects, public works such as libraries and transportation projects, master planning and urban design. He has recently designed projects for clients including the Palo Alto Medical Foundation, the Southcentral Foundation, and Amazon.com.
With 27 years of professional experience, Dale seeks out appropriate and innovative solutions that are a true reflection of their unique circumstance. His designs emphasize the use and detailing of materials, building systems and technologies that optimize quality within established budgets. Both clients and colleagues prize his collaborative approach and ability to produce well-crafted and thoughtful visual tools that enable informed and intelligent decisions. His inspirational leadership and pursuit of excellence, starting with the earliest concept through the finest detail, consistently produces award-winning work that helps his clients realize their enterprise goals.
Dale has also served as a design critic for the school of architecture at the University of Washington.