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David Ghatan IALD

C. M. Kling & Associates
Alexandria, VA USA

David has worked in architectural lighting for the past fourteen years and theatrical design for the past eighteen. He currently serves as IALD Treasurer and on the Credentialing Task Force. In the past, he has served as coordinator for the Washington, DC USA chapter, and also served on the Enlighten Americas Programme Advisory Group in 2009 and 2010. David has worked closely with the IALD Public Policy initiatives in meetings with legislators and industry allies. He also serves as a member of the IESNA Hospitality Committee.

David is a graduate of The George Washington University with a degree in Design focused on the integration and cross-disciplinary aspects of design. Throughout his life, he has lived in Europe and the Middle East in addition to the United States.