"My favorite part of our work is learning each community’s unique history and culture. We have to respect the past, but also build for the future. It’s always a challenge—cities are exciting and unpredictable."
- Matt Goebel, AICP
"Planning is such an exciting field, because each city provides fresh challenges and new learning experiences. I really enjoy engaging with communities to solve complex problems."
- Craig Richardson, Esq.
"Like many people, I discovered planning a bit by accident. Nearly twenty years later, the diversity of people and places that we have the opportunity to affect through our work each day still excites me."
- Darcie White, AICP
"For me, the real value of planning is not found solely in developing an innovative and elegant planning solution, but also in facilitating understanding, social healing, and trust building."
- Leigh Anne King, AICP, LEED AP
"Every day, I get to turn good ideas into better land use systems that can make those dreams come true. We really do change the world through zoning."
- Don Elliott, FAICP