David Purdy

David Purdy


Vice President

David’s sense of humor, as razor-sharp as his organizational skills, has helped cement his long-standing client, subcontractor and DAVIS team relationships.

David has led some of DAVIS’ largest and most notable projects, delivering nearly 6 million square feet of commercial space over the course of his 27-year career. His acute attention to structural detail and technical know-how are crucial for executing large-scale, complex projects. David is a true leader, with the ability to build strong team dynamics while maintaining focus and momentum. His knowledge of current market conditions and highly detail-oriented nature make him a key player in evaluating and negotiating subcontract agreements. Always keeping the big picture front of mind, David is an expert at gaining buy-in from all project stakeholders to achieve the common goal of building to a client’s vision while exceeding expectations. 

Virginia Tech, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering – 1996

He was born for this – David is a 3rd generation builder in the DC region, just like our President + CEO, Jim Davis.