David Bucek, FAIA, LEED AP BD+C ‘90
Founder & Principal, Stern and Bucek Architects
David Bucek is a principal with Stern and Bucek Architects specializing in new construction, adaptive reuse, renovation, and historic preservation. Bucek holds a B.Arch from the University of Houston Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture and Design and an M.Arch from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design. He has taught architectural design at the University of Houston and the University of Texas at Austin. Bucek currently serves on the board of Architecture Center Houston Foundation, Houston Mod, Wharton County Courthouse Restoration/Preservation, and Wharton County Heritage Partnership. He also serves on the Advisory Council at the Heritage Society at Sam Houston Park/Houston, as Vice-Chair of the Houston Archaeological and Historical Commission, and formerly served on the board of Preservation Texas and AIA Houston, where he served as the 2016 AIA Houston President. His work has garnered awards from the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Texas Society of Architects, Texas Historical Commission, Preservation Texas, and AIA Houston. Bucek and William Stern formed Stern and Bucek Architects in 1999, after many years of working together at William F. Stern & Associates Architects.