Urban Planning Expert 97148 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 15 years experience in land development planning with facilitating coastal, urban, and rural development projects. My expertise includes: land use planning, geography, subdivisions, general plan amendments, commercial and residential development, parks and recreation development, property rights, regional geography, physical geography, cartography, meteorology, cultural geography, industrial development location theory, and spatial development pattern prediction. I have prior expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes: Created trails plan for a city's park & recreation master plan; Lectures on regional geography, physical geography, hydrology, meteorology, cultural geography, cartography, industrial development location theory, and prediction of spatial development; Drafting of a community's land use plans.

Relevant Experiences

I have processed numerous subdivision parcel maps, tract maps, and certificates of compliance. Additionally, I have been invited to provide lectures on the subdivision map act and how it relates to the Coastal Act, and have been a designated expert witness on matters involving the subdivision map act.


Master of ArtsGeography and Land Use PlanningCalifornia State University
Bachelor of ArtsGeographyUniversity of California Santa Barbara

Licenses Certifications

American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases