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January 18, 2019

I'm collaborating with fellow planner Tom Morgan of TZM Planning on a complete overhaul of Saco, ME's Zoning Ordinance. With City of Saco staff and a group of excellent facilitators, we hosted a successful workshop with the steering committee, board members, staff, and...

January 18, 2019

I've had the privilege of working on flood adaptation planning with the Seabrook-Hampton Estuaries Alliance (SHEA) over the last four months. We conducted a Situation Assessment to review existing studies and information on flooding in Hampton, NH and collected input f...

September 17, 2018

Over the last few months, I've spent a lot of time writing grant applications for land conservation projects in a number of communities in NH. Piecing together enough funds to purchase a parcel or easement isn't a simple process. It takes a significant amount of time t...

September 13, 2018

I visited Vancouver, BC for the first time this summer and it exceeded my expectations for a well designed, walkable, and environmentally aware city. Every place needs a Stanley Park! Check out some of these great pedestrian-inspired streetscapes. 

September 12, 2018

I've always enjoyed art and recently have started working more on creating simple digital art for logos, shirts, hats, patches, etc. The images below are part of a collection of images I created when asked to produce something 'geo-retro' by a local business. This has...

June 13, 2018

Our surroundings and the physical landscape we live, work, and play in have a profound impact on our wellbeing. Even though the physical realm is one of the most tangible elements we experience in our day-to-day life, the way place shapes our wellbeing - and especially...

February 22, 2018

I am excited to share that I have started working with the Town of Madbury as their contract Town Planner! The Town is really fortunate to have a tremendous group of committed board members, officials, and other volunteers and active residents. I look forward to workin...

February 5, 2018

Land use and zoning decisions not only impact exposure to pollutants and hazards, but accessibility to health-promoting resources, such as parks or grocery stores. In fact, research has shown that behavior and environment account for 70% of factors that influence healt...

January 8, 2018

I worked with Marie Miller, owner of Rhythm & Strings Music Therapy, LLC, to create a new logo for her business. Marie wanted to capture a key aspect of her business in the logo design: music's impact on brain function. We worked together on a few iterations and landed...

December 20, 2017

Nature-based resiliency infuses properties, communities, and regions with greater ability to reduce risk, respond to change, and bounce back from a shock - such as a hazardous weather event. By mimicking ecological systems and processes, nature-based solutions like bio...

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