Dan Spiegel received a Master of Architecture from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design and B.A. in Public Policy from Stanford University. Prior to founding SAW, Dan worked for a number of leading architecture offices in New York, Beijing, and Boston. He was formerly adjunct professor of architecture at Wentworth Institute of Technology, and has been an invited design critic at several schools of architecture, including Harvard University, Rhode Island School of Design, California College of the Arts, and UC Berkeley. Dan is a licensed architect in the state of California.