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David Ross MacLean

David Ross MacLean, American architect. Member Boston Architectural Center.


  • MacLean, David Ross was born on July 21, 1953 in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Clifton Ross and Margaret Patricia (Thomas) MacLachlan.

  • Education

    • B. Architect, Boston Architectural Center, 1979.


    • Registered architect, Massachusetts Model maker, draftsman Sert Jackson and Associates, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1971-1973. Designer, draftsman Benjamin Thompson and Associates, Cambridge, 1973-1977. Designer, draftsman, assistant Grattan Gill, Sandwich, Massachusetts, 1977-1981.

      Designer, principal David R. MacLean Architect, Sandwich, since 1978. Consultant Design Guild, Boston, since 1977, Fittings, Inc., Boston, 1981. Member faculty Boston Architectural Center, 1980-1983.

      Visiting critic Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Alexandria, 1982, Roger Williams College, Bristol, Rhode Island, 1983-1987. Proprietor art gallery Optigram, Falmouth, Massachusetts, 1974.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Boston Architectural Center scholar, 1973.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Member Boston Architectural Center.



    Photography; ceramics. Classic automobiles; sailing.


    • Married Gail Chase, November 26, 1976. 1 child, Amanda.
    • father: Clifton Ross MacLachlan.
    • mother: Margaret Patricia (Thomas) MacLachlan.
    • spouse: Gail Chase
    • child: Amanda MacLean
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    Born July 21, 1953
    (age 64)