With decades of public and private planning practice experience, along with talented designers and design associates, our primary focus is to help our clients make more informed and profitable land development decisions and to provide more certainty in achieving their goals.

Our master plans, preliminary subdivision designs, and commercial site plans are consistently reported as both easy to engineer and to build.   That is primarily because our site plans are developed within a seasoned and experienced planning environment that pays close attention to all four physical dimensions, including Time.  

During the evolving design, review, and approval process, The Design Response frequently recognizes opportunities for significant cost-savings and/or increased project value, often at a level that exceeds our consultant fee.

Whether you are a new or experienced developer, a commercial broker who is seeking to make a consultant recommendation to your client, or a fellow professional consultant in search of a collaborative project team member that brings strong conceptual design, eye-catching graphics, and experienced strategic navigation of complex processes and social settings, we would welcome the opportunity to discuss how we can help maximize the odds of success for your land development project.


Our Professional Licenses / CERTIFICATIONS / affiliations

Registered Professional Engineer (North Carolina): PE
Certified Planner (American Institute of Certified Planners): AICP
Associate Member of Urban Land Institute (ULI)
Member of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
Member of American Planning Association (APA)