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

LVA has great land planners and landscape architects, but the longevity of their people and ability to be forthright on every project is valuable to us. They are great about letting us know everything up front. We highly recommend them.”

– Kevin Kiesl , Vice President
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