Designer Selection Board (DSB)

The Designer Selection Board (DSB) acts as the central administrative authority for the selection of firms to provide “design services” for State building projects throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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1 Ashburton Place, Boston, MA 02108


Claire Hester (617) 680-3306

Available M-F 8:30am-4:30pm

Roberto Melendez (617) 680-2931

Available M-F 8:30am-4:30pm


Claire Hester
Roberto Melendez

Who we serve

The Designer Selection Board is an autonomous eleven member board that selects designers for state building projects and Commonwealth charter school projects. 

The DSB serves the design community, assist municipalities with guidelines for their designer selection process and other state entities.

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