"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. Over 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 land-use planning solutions, 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