John is a landscape architect and urban designer with over 20 years of experience. He shares WRT’s deep commitment to environmentally-rooted planning and design excellence. His work reflects his belief that open space infrastructure, whether at the scale of parks, landscaped plazas, or streets, is a crucial and integral part of creating quality urban environments. He is a practice leader in WRT’s Parks and Open Space and community design groups where he is committed to enhancing community open space from park system planning to detailed design and expanding mobility options through complete streets, trails, and district pedestrian networks. Community engagement is fundamental to all facets of his work, and his outreach skills are valued by clients who seek outcomes rooted in productive public dialogue.