Mark Shapiro

Mark Shapiro

Mark Shapiro has shaped the built environment as architect, planner, urban designer, author and educator. For more than 27 years he has developed master plans and designs for a broad range of market sectors, including corporate, education, cultural and civic projects….
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Mike Higbee

Mike Higbee

In his work as a consultant, Mike Higbee has used his experience to help create plans and developments that have benefited cities across the country, including the Waukegan Lakefront/ Downtown Master Plan, Rockville Town Center Master Plan, Downtown Durham Master Plan, and the West Lafayette, Indiana Wabash Landing Development Project….
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Nadine Fogarty

Nadine Fogarty

Nadine Fogarty’s work ranges from site-specific development strategies to corridor- and regional-level planning efforts. She has worked extensively to plan for and implement TOD across the US, including projects in the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, the Twin Cities, Houston, Detroit, Pittsburgh and Honolulu….
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Cathy Sloss Jones

Cathy Crenshaw

Catherine Sloss Crenshaw is president and CEO of Sloss Real Estate, a multi-disciplined commercial real estate firm in Birmingham, Alabama. Under her leadership, the company focuses on urban development and revitalization in Birmingham’s city center and other projects that incorporate “healthy city” design principles….
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Michael DiBerardinis

Michael DiBerardinis

Beginning in March 2003, he served as the Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) under Governor Edward G. Rendell. In this state cabinet level position, DiBerardinis led and managed over 3,000 employees in 117 state parks, 26 forest districts and seven regional community offices….
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Alexia Poe

Alexia Poe

Alexia Poe currently serves as Director of Economic and Community Development for Mayor Karl Dean in Nashville, Tennessee. She joined the mayor’s office after serving as managing director of the Tennessee office for Peritus, a public affairs firm based in Louisville, Kentucky….
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Bev Coleman

Bev Coleman

Bev Coleman is Executive Director for Neighborhoods Now, formerly Philadelphia Neighborhood Development Collaborative (PNDC). Previously, Coleman served as Program Officer for The Pew Charitable Trusts where she managed the Fund for Urban Neighborhood Development and also led the foundation’s Targeted Neighborhood Initiative….
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