Get to know Dave Buddendeck, project designer in our DC office, and Emily Mitchell, project designer in our McLean, VA office.
When you were in grade school, what did you want to be when you grew up? Why?
I wanted to be one of the knights of the Round Table. I loved reading stories about King Arthur.
Name the most famous person you've ever met.
Newt Gingrich—He was eating dinner at the Dubliner while my buddy and I were there for drinks.
If you could rid the world of one thing, what would it be?
Stupidity, bad drivers, war, famine, and reliance on fossil fuels.
What's your favorite line from any movie?
This is one of my favorites: "You guys think I'm just some untouchable peasant? Peon? Huh? Maybe so, but following a broom around after sh%@theads like you for the past eight years I've learned a couple of things...I look through your letters, I look