David Birkbeck runs Design For Homes and is a Director of the Housing Design Awards. Please click here to read David’s full profile.
Richard was on the jury for Europan 4, the Urban Design Alliance and has served as a consultant architectural assessor to the Arts Council of England Lottery Fund. He was a board and jury member for the Housing Design Awards and is a CABE enabler. He also sits on the SEEDA design panel. His practice Macreanor Lavington have won Sterling Prize in 2008 for Accordia Housing Development in Cambridge.
Apart from being a working director David Levitt has been involved in research on housing policy and standards throughout that period and for several years has been engaged in research on the topics of housing families in very high density urban situations. He is currently ‘design champion’ on the board of Catalyst Housing Group, a board member of Design for Homes, a member of the CABE Enabling Panel, and chairman of the RIBA Housing Group.