Professional Affiliations

LVA staff has been actively involved in professional activities and serves on various committees, review boards and community volunteer activities. Below is a partial list:

  • American Planning Association
  • American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)
  • Arizona State Land Department Board of Appeals
  • City of Peoria Hillside Development Standards Advisory
  • City of Phoenix Hillside Development Ordinance Committee
  • City of Tempe Design Review Board
  • City of Tempe Planning and Zoning Commission
  • Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU)
  • Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (CLARB)
  • Desert Open Spaces Committee
  • Environmentally Sensitive Lands Ordinance Task Force, Scottsdale
  • Friends in Gasca Gardens
  • Home Builders Association of Central Arizona (HBACA)
  • Maricopa County Association of Governments
  • McDowell Sonoran Land Trust Board
  • Metropolitan Pima Alliance Member
  • New Pathways for Youth
  • Planned Unit Development Ordinance Review Committee
  • Ranch Feliz Charitable Foundation Inc.
  • Urban Land Institute
  • Valley Forward
  • Valley Partnership

We’ve used LVA for a number of years now. They are  creative, knowledgeable, have integrity and done an excellent job. They worked with us when times were tough, and that says a lot about a company. Steven Voss continues to gives back to the community, which is also commendable.”

– Paul Messinger ,
Former Scottsdale City Council Member