Vishal Kundra

Planning Director
Professional Summary
Vishal has over 13 years of experience in managing and leading urban planning and design projects with diverse scales and complexities in the USA, India, UAE and China. He has worked on wide array of projects, including conceptual and detailed master plans at city and neighborhood scales, long-range regional vision plans, transit-oriented developments, waterfront developments, urban infill design, academic and healthcare campus master plans, streetscape design, resort developments, form based codes and urban design guidelines. With exposure to diversely scaled projects and regions, Vishal’s approach to each urban design and planning project is inclusionary and comprehensive with respect to unique physical, social, economic, and geographic conditions inherent in each community. His experience includes working with multi-disciplinary teams, incorporating sustainable design on development projects, and project management.

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SOM, Senior Urban Planner / Designer
JJR, Urban Planner / Designer

University of Cincinnati, Masters of Community Planning, Physical Planning
Center for Environmental Planning & Technology, Bachelor of Construction Technology, India