As RNL’s CEO and Chairman of the Board, Josh Gould has proven an exceptionally strategic leader, guiding an expansion of the geographies and markets that RNL serves. In his more than 30 years with the company, Josh has also been instrumental in shaping the holistic design philosophy that has become one of RNL’s most significant competitive differentiators. Josh began his career at RNL as an Intern Architect in 1985, working his way into the top leadership position at RNL and producing exceptional design work along the way. Josh is particularly adept at developing strategic solutions for clients that effectively translate vision into the built environment. In addition to providing leadership and direction for the firm, Josh actively participates in Corporate Office and Higher Education projects, and continues to manage several long-term client relationships with some of our larger clients across the country. Josh has long been passionate about the power and necessity of sustainable design in the built environment. Josh continues to lead the firm in pushing the envelope of what it means to design spaces that are not only responsible to the environment, but also to the people who use them. Josh participates on the Metro Denver Economic Development Council, University of Colorado-Denver School of Business, Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce, and Design Futures Council. Josh’s community activities include an active board role with Seeking Common Ground, a local nonprofit that teaches young adults from the Middle East, Northern Ireland, South Africa and the US to become leaders for peace in their communities.