Founder & Principal, Anacapa, Santa Barbara
Dan Weber, AIA, LEED AP, founded Anacapa (originally Dan Weber Architecture) in 2008 in Santa Barbara. Weber’s passion for sustainability, solving community problems, and creating engaging environments motivates him on a daily basis. He is widely respected for his expertise and skill in planning strategy, project management, and urban planning in high-density areas. His in-depth understanding of the CEQA development review process, as it relates to innovation, sustainability, and the built environment, informs the work of Anacapa, which is aligned with a holistic community identity and strong commitment to creating spaces and places for public good. Prior to founding Anacapa, Weber was a Partner and Principal Design Architect at The Conceptual Motion Company and worked for many years with Santa Barbara-based designers Ryan Mills and Edward DeVicente, AIA. Weber holds a B.Arch. from Cal Poly SLO.