David Roth

Vice President | Business Development


Team Responsibility

David’s charge is to support the Cripe leadership team and identify business development opportunities to help existing and potential customers realize success.  This presents itself in different ways including direct professional service support through architecture, civil engineering and survey or by serving as a liaison, making strategic connections and providing perspectives and information. 


David is a licensed professional landscape architect with graduate work in historic preservation. David’s early career was focused on problem solving and design for communities and companies throughout the State of Indiana. He is pleased to have been a part of the success of a local homebuilder, interned at Indy Parks, worked on the staff of the Fort Harrison Transition Task Force (Reuse Authority), practiced and performed business development duties for planning firms, engineering companies, architecture practices and general contractors. Through these experiences, David has been involved in public sector work (roads, parks, trails), commercial development of all types, corporate campuses, higher education, healthcare and industrial. 

Noteworthy Projects

Fort Harrison Transition Task Force*

16 Tech Master Plan*

GM Stamping Plant*

Midtown Carmel Redevelopment*

French Lick Downtown Development Plan*

West Baden Neighborhood and Downtown Redevelopment Plan*

Kessler Park and Boulevard National Register Nomination*

Riverdale Cultural Landscape Report*

Ohio River Bridges Context Sensitive Design*

Beech Grove – Emerson Avenue Amtrak Planning*

White River State Park*

Fall Creek Place Urban Design*

City of Franklin Parks and Downtown*

* signifies projects completed while working with other companies

Professional + Community Development

Governor’s Appointee – Meridian Street Preservation Commission

Mayoral Appointee – Development Committee – Indianapolis Greenways Development Committee

Membership Chair – Society for College and University Planning

Visiting Instructor – Ball State University

Founding Member – Friends of Riverdale

Founding Member – Indiana Historic Landscapes Alliance

Member – Real Estate Committee – Indiana Landmarks

Member – Education Committee – Indiana Construction Round Table

Member – Conference Committee – Hidden Treasures

Member – American Society of Landscape Architects

Volunteer – Indianapolis Mayor’s Lunch for Parks

Volunteer – Heroes Foundation

Volunteer – Midtown/Harmoni


Member – Bottleworks Winning Team

Winner – Fountain Square Design Competition

Education + Certifications

B.S. in Landscape Architecture from Ball State University