Projects

Projects listed below are those for which I am/was the project manager.  I have been a project team member on many other projects.

Community Development, Economic Development, Land Use Planning

Highlighted Work Examples

Other Projects

  • Macon County Childcare Task Force, Affordable Housing, Childcare, and Economic Development Presentation
  • Village of Cashiers Affordable Housing Analysis and  Cashiers Area Employee Survey
  • Town of Highlands Affordable Housing Market Analysis
  • Surry County NC STEP Project Co-Facilitation
  • Town of West Jefferson’s Small Towns Main Street Program, Facilitation Assistance and Zip Code Analysis
  • Town of Spindale Site Specific Affordable Housing Analysis
  • Town of Bryson City Comprehensive Planning Workshop; Introduction to Planning Workshop
  • Various:  NC Department of Commerce, 21st Century Communities Program: Assist with 21st Century projects in Burke, Graham, Clay, and Cleveland Counties 

Multi-Modal Transportation Projects

  • Co-organized and co-led mobile bike tour of Asheville’s bicycle facilities during the 2012 NC Association of Municipal Planning Organizations annual conference
  • Advisory team member with Pioneering Healthy Communities, a coalition of agencies working on Safe Routes to Schools, complete streets, and greenways
  • Executive and steering committee member for the Blue Ridge Bike Plan, a seven county regional bike plan
  • Conducted a town walkabout to identify opportunities for bicycle and pedestrian improvements for the Town of Troutman, NC though its Small Town Main Street Program
  • Project manager for the initial stages of the Cherokee County Comprehensive Plan.  Assisted the NC Department of Transportation’s Planning Branch with the development of the County’s Comprehensive Transportation Plan
  • GroWNC, Transportation Committee Member

Training and Facilitation Projects

  • ARC Distressed County Strategy Meetings, Rutherford County and Swain, Graham, and Cherokee Counties
  • Mountain Resources Commission Annual Planning Retreat
  • Joint Governing Board Planning Session:  Cherokee County, Town of Andrews, and Town of Murphy, NC
  • Henderson County Planning Staff Facilitation Training
  • Uptown Shelby Association, Event Planning Workshop Facilitation
  • NC American Planning Association Summer Planning Institute and Leadership Conference; Co-Planner and Conducted Facilitation Basics Workshop, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC
  • Vacation Rental Task Force Facilitation
  • Customized Planning Board Training, Seven Devils, NC; Cylde, NC
  • Marion NC STEP Team, How to Facilitate Small Group Meetings
  • Main Streets and Homelessness, Presentation to the NC Main Street Managers Meeting,
  • Customized Board of Adjustment Training, Madison County, NC
  • Town Board Annual Planning Retreat, Town of Columbus, NC
  • Various:  Regional Planning Board Trainings, Regional Board of Adjustment Trainings
  • WNC Housing Partnership Strategic Plan and Ongoing Technical Assistance

Document Design, Mapping, and Miscellaneous