Dynamik Design is an architectural firm providing a full range of services from density studies to master planning, through conceptual design to construction documents and contract administration. Our market expertise includes multifamily, mixed use, retail, hospitality, senior living, student housing and office.

Leading the design effort, we become a dynamic component of the development team – bringing the flexibility, tenacity, energy, innovation and enthusiasm to get the job done on time and on budget, creating places that are functional, meaningful and well designed.

Dynamik Design is a certified Minority Owned Business Enterprise (MBE).


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Our Services


  • Density Studies & Due Diligence
  • Site Planning & Master Planning
  • Entitlement
  • Architectural Design
  • Construction Documents
  • Contract Administration


  • Multifamily
  • Retail
  • Mixed Use
  • Hospitality
  • Senior Living
  • Student Housing
  • Office


Great projects require more than a brilliant design vision; they require a dynamic force to guide the vision from inception to completion. Our founding team is an impressive collection of talent and experience, hand selected to bring the energy and diversity of skills required to take care of our clients and drive projects to the finish line. We value each other and insist on maintaining a fun, supportive and collaborative environment because we truly believe that the whole of our team is far greater than the sum of its parts.

Our greatest references are provided by the national base of clients represented within our portfolios of experience. Please feel free to contact us for a list of developers and contractors who will testify to our service, responsiveness, quality of work and ability to get the job done.

David Yung



David Yung founded Dynamik Design after 22 years of experience as a Principal, Design Architect and Project Manager. Clients have always appreciated his responsiveness and ability to drive projects to the finish line with a tenacious focus on design excellence, schedule and budget. David understands the development process and remains involved in projects from start to finish as a central dynamic force of the project team. His extensive portfolio includes multifamily, mixed use, retail, education, hospitality and office projects. He received a Bachelor of Architecture Degree from North Carolina State University and a Bachelor of Science Degree from Arizona State University. Widely traveled and multilingual, David has studied architecture all over the world.


Urban Creek Partners / South City Partners | Units: 287 | Stories: 5


South City Partners | Units: 168 | Stories: 4


GJ Enterprises | Units: 271 | Stories: 4/5


Cousins Properties | Retail: 440,000 sf


Hawkeye Hotels | Keys: 160 | Stories: 20


Hawkeye Hotels | Keys: 152 | Stories: 12


Terwilliger Pappas | Units: 271 | Stories: 5

*These projects represent David’s personal experience while employed as Principal at The Preston Partnership. Dynamik Design did not design these projects.

Yi Lo



Yi Lo co-founded Dynamik Design after 15 years of experience managing a wide variety of retail, multifamily, office and mixed use projects. A masterful technician and patient leader, Yi skillfully navigates project teams through the planning, design and construction of complex developments ranging from tight urban sites with vertically integrated retail and multifamily, to master planned mixed use town centers. He received his Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Architecture from the Georgia Institute of Technology and has been a licensed architect since 2005. He has worked on a variety of project types including multifamily, laboratory, hospitality, retail and office with over 200 million dollars and 8 million SF of new and renovated project experience.


Chance Partners | Units: 496 | Stories: 4

*THE MORRIS Nashville, TN

Lennar Multifamily | Units: 332 | Stories: 19

*OCTAVE Berry Hill, TN

Lennar Multifamily | Units: 321 | Stories: 4

1230 HENDRICKS Jacksonville, FL

Chadbourne II LLC | Units: 345 | Stories: 5


Terwilliger Pappas | Units: 271 | Stories: 6

*These projects represent Yi’s personal experience while employed as Associate at The Preston Partnership. Dynamik Design did not design these projects.

Katy McNulty

Principal - Marketing & Operations

Katy McNulty co-founded Dynamik Design after 15 years in the architectural industry in multiple marketing, administration and business development roles. A vibrant personality with a versatile background and broad understanding of multifamily and retail markets, she is focused on organizational leadership and client relationships. Katy continuously eyes development and market trends while being a champion for smart urban design. She is heavily involved in the collaborative visioning process, researching and consulting through the early design phases for each project to maximize design and market positioning opportunities for our clients. Her professional affiliations include the Urban Land Institute (ULI), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) and Society for Design Administrators (SDA).

Ross Kirby



Ross Kirby is a technically gifted architect who is always looking for a better way to design and develop drawings. Early in his career, Ross embraced the use of 3D BIM drawing systems such as Revit and has been a devoted user ever since. His professional experience encompasses a broad base of complex building types and uses, displaying his ability to dynamically apply design and building principles to meet the needs of any project. In addition to his Masters in Architecture, Ross has a Masters in Construction Management, rounding out his understanding of the entire design and construction process. As a Principal, Ross is a hands-on leader throughout the life of our projects and spearheads the evolution of Dynamik Design’s BIM technology implementation.


SJ Collins | Office: 113,985 SF | Keys: 190 | Beds: 270 | Retail: 83,148 SF | Stories: 13


Hawkeye Hotels | Keys: 160 | Stories: 20


SJ Collins | Office: 106,181 SF | Retail: 47,119 SF | Units: 128 | Townhomes: 10 | Stories: 5

*THE IRBY Atlanta, GA

Alliance Residential | Units: 275 | Retail: 14,000 SF | Stories: 12

*THE MIX Atlanta, GA

South City Partners | Beds: 685 | Retail: 8,200 | Stories: 26

*Designated projects represent personal experience gained while with another firm. Dynamik Design was not involved with these projects.

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Our Portfolio

Local Midtown

Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Size: 15 Stories, 307 Units

Local Midtown is a market rate multifamily project located at the intersection of 19th Avenue and Hayes Street near Music Row and Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. The 15 story structure houses 307 residential units at an average size of 833 HSF in a Type 1A cast-in-place concrete structure with a 5-level parking deck housing ±309 spaces. Residents enjoy over 10,000 SF of indoor amenity space including an active lobby, media lounge, coffee bar, co-working area, lounge and entertainment spaces, library, and an expansive fitness center with coach-led classes. The luxury outdoor amenity deck is located above the podium and includes a resort-style pool, sundeck terrace and hot tubs. A rooftop skylounge offers views toward Music Row and downtown Nashville.

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East Lake Glenwood

Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Size: 4 Stories, 230 Units, 9,000 SF Retail

East Lake Glenwood is a mixed use development in the diverse and vibrant community of East Lake. Four stories of wood-frame Type VA construction buildings house 230 residential units and 9,000 SF of retail space along Glenwood Avenue. The modest yet elegant facades blend textures of masonry, wood and modern reveal panels to create a contemporary aesthetic that reflects the energy of the surrounding neighborhood. The infill project is designed to encourage walkability with thoughtful streetscape design, generous sidewalks and green spaces. Resident amenities include an expansive club room, fitness center and pool amenity.

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The Interlock II

Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Size: 180,240 SF Office, 671 Beds, 83,650 SF Retail

The Interlock Phase II is an urban mixed use development at the western edge of the Georgia Tech campus along Northside Drive in West Midtown Atlanta. Extending the energy of the first phase of The Interlock, Phase II’s integration of collaboration space, tech office, student housing and retail make it a synergistic hub for the development of new technologies. The unparalleled access to students, campus and premier tech companies fosters an incubator culture to streamline ideas and shape the technology of the future.

The vertically integrated 15-story tower is composed of cast-in-place concrete and includes street level retail, five levels of parking, five levels of office and a rooftop restaurant. The midrise is composed of 5 levels of Type IIIA wood frame student housing sitting atop a concrete podium with a full sized grocer, restaurants and shops below.

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Southern Post

Location: Roswell, Georgia
Size: 106,181 SF Office, 47,119 SF Retail, 128 Units Multifamily

Southern Post is a mixed use infill project in historic downtown Roswell that replaces an underutilized retail center and surface parking lot with an urban and walkable blend of shops, restaurants, Class A office space, multifamily apartments, residential flats, and townhomes. The technically complex, vertically- and horizontally-integrated project blends cast-in-place and precast concrete structures with steel- and wood-framed construction.

Developed in close collaboration with the City of Roswell, Southern Post is designed to reflect the existing nature and culture of Roswell by creating an inviting public realm that engages downtown with broad sidewalks, green spaces, pocket parks, and outdoor gathering spaces. The historic mill inspired structure blends red brick and large, warehouse-style windows with contrasting contemporary metal and glass elements.

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Element Hotel by Westin

Location: Dallas, Texas
Size: 160 Keys

This high rise Element Hotel is located on a tight urban site in downtown Dallas, Texas. The 20 story cast-in-place concrete structure houses 160 guest rooms in 13 levels over 7 levels of parking and a street level lobby. A sky lounge with sweeping city views is located at the rooftop level. In keeping with Element by Westin’s sustainable design goals, the hotel will be constructed to Dallas Green Building Standards.

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Fairfield Inn / TownPlace Suites Downtown Denver

Location: Denver, Colorado
Size: 379 Keys

This 13 story dual branded high rise hotel is situated in an urban downtown market with historical context. The 379 rooms are divided into two Marriott hotel brands, 206 keys of Fairfield Inn and Suites and 173 keys of TownPlace Suites. Total areas is 189,972 GSF including amenities and back of house. The structure is Type 1B construction with 11 levels of load bearing light gauge metal stud system over a two-level, cast-in-place concrete podium. Just a block from the Colorado Convention Center, the hotel is designed to blend contemporary and traditional elements while enhancing the pedestrian experience with warm tones and rich materials at the base.

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Towne Nashville

Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Size: 329 units

Towne Nashville is a 5-story, Type IIIA and Type VA wood frame multifamily community wrapping a 6 level precast parking deck. Located on a narrow infill site along Rosa Parks Boulevard, the development transforms the existing streetscape with a more dense and walkable residential development, creating a “gateway” into North Nashville from the downtown area. The clean contemporary exterior design is composed of brick, metal panel and cementitious panel with wood accents. Amenities include an open leasing area with coworking spaces, clubroom skylounge with views to downtown, fitness center, gaming lounge with golf simulator, two passive garden courtyards and a luxury pool courtyard.

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Alta Foundry

Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Size: 223 Units

Just off the beaten path from the bustling Charlotte Avenue corridor, Alta Foundry is a residential urban retreat rooted in neighborhood history. The 5-story, 223 unit apartment community is designed to celebrate the context of the adjacent industrial buildings with large warehouse windows and exterior materials such as red brick and corrugated metal panels. Amenities include an open leasing area with co-working space, indoor/outdoor skylounge with city views, fitness center, pool courtyard, bark park, and multiple outdoor areas for activity or quiet reflection. The Type IIIA wood frame construction building wraps a 6 level parking deck.

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The Station at San Marco

Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Size: 345 Units, 5,000 SF Retail

1230 Hendricks Avenue is an urban infill, mixed use project along an active, central corridor in the San Marco area of Jacksonville. Designed to encourage walkability and bicycle access, this project provides a key connection near the growing medical center to the east and the shops and nightlife along Hendricks Avenue to the south. The 5-story wood-frame building houses 345 residential units and 5,000 square feet of street level retail. Residents enjoy multiple amenity options including an expansive fitness center, bike storage, pet spa, clubroom with gaming, lounging and remote work areas, spacious pool courtyard, lush garden courtyard, and views across the river to downtown Jacksonville from the rooftop pool and sky lounge topping the sixth level of the parking deck.

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Moxy Hotel

Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Size: 152 Keys

This spirited Moxy is designed to stand out and bring a fresh and playful boutique hotel experience to downtown St. Louis. The 12 story tower houses 152 keys of smart, flexible bedrooms and 5,800 SF of energized street level lobby and public amenity space. The socially focused streetscape is activated by a signature Moxy canopy design and bi-fold hangar doors that open up to integrate the bustling lounge into the action on the downtown streets. Located on a compact urban site, the tower is composed of 11 stories of load-bearing metal stud over a concrete cast-in-place podium with partial basement.

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Solis Gainesville

Location: Gainesville, Georgia
Size: 220 Units, 10,000 SF Retail

Solis Gainesville is a mixed use project created to extend the public realm of downtown Gainesville across Jesse Jewel Parkway via an existing sculptural pedestrian bridge. The project welcomes residents with the embrace of a contemporary architectural trellis that wraps a public plaza with outdoor gatherings spaces and an amphitheater. The plaza is anchored by two 2-story retail buildings, providing 10,000 SF of vibrant restaurant space, creating an active destination along the existing “Highlands to Islands” pedestrian and bike trail that runs through the site.

The four story, 220-unit residential buildings redefine apartment living in downtown Gainesville with warm exterior finishes and pedestrian friendly design that engages the street and provides an urban experience in the heart of downtown Gainesville. Upscale amenities include a roof top lounge, expansive clubroom, fitness, co-working space, luxury pool courtyard and pet spa.

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Legacy at Encore!

Location: Tampa, Florida
Size: 228 units

Legacy at Encore! is a 228 unit residential development within the Encore! mixed use master planned community in the Tempo District of downtown Tampa. The five story, Type IIIA wood frame building wraps a 5.5 Type IA precast concrete parking deck. Residents enjoy a walkable environment with easy access to restaurants, shops, vibrant public spaces and entertainment. Amenities include a pool courtyard, expansive clubroom and fitness area, pet spa and dog run.

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Vue at The Quarter Upper Westside

Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Size: 271 Units

Vue houses 271 residential units within The Quarter Upper Westside, a master planned, mixed use development in this burgeoning, eclectic northwest Atlanta neighborhood. Three 4/5 story split buildings are designed to reflect the neighborhood’s industrial roots, with metal trim, large warehouse style windows and brick grid. The terracing slope of the site gives way to gorgeous views of the Atlanta skyline. Residents enjoy the comfort and convenience of a walkable community with 35,000 square feet of on-site dining, shopping and entertainment. The 7,000 SF clubroom and fitness area overlook an expansive 11,750 SF pool courtyard with lounge seating and an outdoor kitchen. Amenities include a dog spa, bark park and bike shop. Site design anticipates direct connectivity to the future 6 mile paved trail extension that will link the Silver Comet Trail to the Atlanta Beltline.


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Crofthouse Grayson

Location: Grayson, Georgia
Size: 234 units

Crofthouse Grayson is a garden style apartment project located in the Grayson, Georgia. This 234 unit project is composed of three and four story residential buildings and two-story carriage homes. The clubhouse provides multiple options for work, play and socializing. The cyber lounge, conference room and micro offices offer residents ample remote work options, while the lounge and gaming areas contain seating groups for privacy or interaction. An expansive fitness center opens onto the resort-caliber pool courtyard with ample outdoor recreation space for lounging, and entertaining. The contemporary farmhouse inspired exterior is composed of painted white brick with juxtaposed horizontal and vertical siding.


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Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Size: 290 Units

San Marco Crossing A & B include two distinct four-story multifamily projects that total 496 units. Bringing new life to an 8.09 acre brownfield site along the Phillips Highway Corridor, the residences will provide increased activity, walkability and connectivity to this redeveloping area. San Marco Crossing A includes 290 units wrapping a 4.5 level precast parking deck. The exterior design is inspired by the nearby railway, the clean contemporary exterior embodies subtle industrial tones using textural finishes and warehouse inspired fenestration. Residents enjoy 7,000 SF of indoor amenity space and 24 hour fitness. Exterior amenities include expansive courtyards with resort-style pools, outdoor recreation areas and park like gathering spaces.


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The Exchange

Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Size: 196 Units

The Exchange and Barlow at San Marco are two distinct four-story multifamily projects that total 496 units. Bringing new life to an 8.09 acre brownfield site along the Phillips Highway Corridor, the residences will provide increased activity, walkability and connectivity to this redeveloping area. The Exchange includes 196 residential units wrapping a 4 story precast parking structure. The exterior design radiates youthful fresh energy with clean lines and bold color accents. Residents enjoy 7,000 SF of interior amenities including clubroom and 24 hour fitness. The expansive courtyard houses a resort-style pool with outdoor lounge and grilling areas.


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Crofthouse Fairburn

Location: Fairburn, Georgia
Size: 276 Units

Crofthouse Fairburn is a garden style apartment project located in the City of Fairburn. This 276 unit project is composed of three and four story residential buildings and two-story carriage homes, configured to invite resident interaction and convey a sense of community. One, two and three bedroom units range in size from 642 to 1454 SF. Designed to serve a growing population of aviation, medical and film industry professionals, Harris Road delivers an exceptional living experience. The clubhouse provides multiple options for work, play and socializing. The cyber lounge, conference room and micro offices offer residents ample remote work options, while the lounge and gaming areas contain seating groups for privacy or interaction. An expansive fitness center opens onto the resort-caliber pool courtyard with ample outdoor recreation space for lounging, and entertaining. The contemporary farmhouse inspired exterior is composed of painted white brick with juxtaposed horizontal and vertical siding.


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Parc at Pooler

Location: Pooler, Georgia
Size: 280 Units

Parc at Pooler is a 280-unit multifamily community located 15 minutes from downtown Savannah, Georgia. Situated on 21.5 acres of landscaped, open green space with three large ponds, this garden-style community is designed to celebrate the low country lifestyle. Luxury 3-story buildings include elevators, conditioned corridors, upscale finishes, screened porches and generous sun rooms. The 7,000 SF clubhouse overlooks an expansive pool with sun shelves, lounge seating, cabanas, a hammock oasis and an outdoor kitchen. Residents enjoy spacious clubroom areas, 24-hour fitness, a yoga room, multiple BBQ stations, a pet spa and a bark park. Parking is provided in 520 surface spaces and private bay garages.

Parc at Pooler website

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Quarry Yards

Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Size: 296 Units

Quarry Yards is a game-changing, 70 acre live-work-play development in West Atlanta adjacent to the new Westside Quarry Park. A uniquely connected Atlanta experience, Quarry Yards boasts direct access to the Bankhead MARTA Station and the Atlanta Beltline via the Proctor Creek Greenway, which anchors the heart of the master plan.

Quarry Yard’s first phase of multifamily is a 296 unit, five-story building wrapping a 6 level parking deck. The design is inspired by the industrial urban setting juxtaposed with unparalleled access to the natural amenities of the Proctor Creek Greenway and adjacent Quarry Park The open stairwells, rooftop amenity, and cantilevered pool deck with outdoor lounge offer residents multiple opportunities to “opt outside” and interact with the greenway. The generous storefront windows of the leasing, clubroom and fitness engage the plaza and visually connect residents with the bustling public realm.

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Parc at Murfreesboro

Location: Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Size: 359 units

Parc at Murfreesboro is a 359-unit multifamily community located on a 22 acre site in the City of Murfreesboro, about 30 miles south of Nashville. The 3-story buildings include elevators, pen breezeways, generous balconies and upscale finishes. The 9,500 SF clubhouse overlooks an expansive resort pool area with sun shelves, lounge seating, cabanas, a hammock oasis and an outdoor kitchen. Residents enjoy spacious clubroom areas, 24-hour fitness, a yoga room, multiple BBQ stations, a pet spa and a bark park. Parking is provided in 710 surface spaces and private bay garages.

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Market Square Redevelopment

Location: Tallahassee, Florida
Size: 104,500 SF Retail

This redevelopment transforms an aging Tallahassee retail landmark into a revitalized shopping, dining and entertainment center. The redesign includes the demolition of one retail building to make way for a 40,000 SF signature movie theater. The three remaining buildings are treated to new exterior façades with updated signage and lighting. Outdoor dining areas, pedestrian enhancements and refreshed landscaping create an updated visitor experience and breathe new life into this retail destination.

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