William B. (Bill) Johnson
President and Principal Consultant
Acoustic Design Associates, Inc.
Dallas, TX
 
 
 
  • Education
Bill earned a B.ArchE Degree from Oklahoma State University (1967), with special studies in Acoustics and Vibration in preparation for a career in Acoustics. In addition, he received a Masters of Science Degree in Architectural Engineering, specializing in Architectural Acoustics under Dr. C.P. Boner at the University of Texas at Austin (1969).

 
 
  • Experience
Bill began his consulting career in acoustics in 1972, working for acoustical consulting firms in California, Kansas and Texas. He founded Acoustic Design Associates in 1975, and has been consulting for the last 34 years. Bill has consulted on a wide variety of building types, both in the design phase and in solving problems in existing facilities.

Project assignments have included all types of buildings and spaces, including churches, schools, office buildings and office spaces, studios, and municipal facilities such as Courts, City Council chambers and recreation centers. As Principal Consultant, Bill has total responsibility for projects, from programming and early design, to completion and final testing.

 
 
  • Memberships
A member of the Acoustical Society of America, Bill has also taught acoustics to Architecture and Interior Design students at the college level, and has presented numerous seminars on Acoustics.