David Arteaga is a Project Manager. David’s hands-on experience in the construction and development industry, coupled with his role as international real estate development advisor for a global Fortune 500 investment firm, provide the RDA with the expertise to complete projects that contribute to the City’s long-term economic vitality. Additionally, his ability to adapt to a variety of situations and environments, as evidenced by his time spent in Provo, Los Angeles, New York City, and then Salt Lake City’s bedroom community of Bountiful, has lent itself well to successfully managing projects that range widely in scope and size. Since joining the RDA in 2014, David has facilitated renovation loans for expanding local businesses like Red Iguana, managed retail space façade improvements, and negotiated multi-million-dollar Downtown construction projects. He has a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University, a master’s in real estate finance and investment, from New York University, and a certificate in Negotiations and Leadership from Harvard Law School.