Dennis J. McCarthy, A.I.A.

Director of Design, PDA


Dennis McCarthy is director of design at PDA, Dacon Corporation’s in-house design firm. In this role, Dennis leads the design team through all project phases – from design conception through the completion of construction. He works closely with clients, discussing at length their functional needs, branding needs, and vision of what their ideal facilities would entail, and works with PDA’s architects to make the client’s vision a reality.

Dennis completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at Massachusetts College of Art and earned a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Boston Architectural Center. Prior to joining Dacon in 1989, he held positions at Stone Design Group and ICO Systems.

Dennis is a registered architect in Georgia, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont. He earned National Council of Architectural Registration and is a member of the American Institute of Architects and the Boston Society of Architects.