David Muyres is the Executive Director of the Art Center Summits. The Summit, now in its third year, gathers the most innovative thinkers in design, business, government and science to find solutions and effect change in key sustainability issues. After initially developing new educational initiatives such as ArtCenterPRO and design-based Executive Education programs, Muyres is now focused on the topic of sustainable mobility and it’s future connection to Art Center. Prior to coming to Art Center in 2005, Muyres was at Johnson Controls, Inc., where he held various executive management positions in design, product and business development, across the United States, Europe and Asia. Muyres studied mechanical engineering and philosophy at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y., and graduated from Art Center with a B.S. in Transportation Design in 1988. Mr. Muyres holds six patents.