David McAuley, Board Member

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After receiving a degree in environmental studies, David completed his architectural degree at the University of Waterloo and established his practice in June 1978. He has since received a special designation as a building biologist and continues to consult for new construction and alterations designing healthy sustainable places. David convened the first ever Healthy Buildings Conference at the University of Waterloo’s school of architecture in May 2005 and speaks regularly on the subject. He is a former member of Guelph’s Green Plan Steering Committee, Guelph LACAC and former board member Grand Valley Society of Architects.

J. David McAuley Architect Inc. specializes in community related buildings including health care and wellness facilities, worship facilities, specialized housing including shelters and hostels and educational and heritage projects. Their holistic focus encourages the use of not just sustainable and environmentally friendly buildings products, but also products that will enhance the health of the building’s occupants.

  • B.E.S, B. Arch, OAA
  • Member of Ontario Association of Architects, 1978 – present
  • Grand Valley Society of Architects
  • Member Canadian Green Building Council
  • Member Canadian Society of Dowsers
  • Member Guelph Chamber of Commerce
  • Member Federation of Ontario Yoga Teachers
  • Past President Guelph Wellington Rotary Club
  • INTBAU (International Network for Traditional Building and Urbanism)
  • Transition Town Guelph
  • Feng Shui practitioner
  • Passive House practitioner
  • Student of BioGeometry
  • Student of Taoist Tai Chi