John Kamp is an urban and landscape designer, facilitator, and a licensed landsape contractor in the state of California (#1039171). He holds an M.A. in urban design and planning from UCLA, and a B.A. in sociology from Wesleyan University. He has nearly 20 years of facilitation experience and 10 years of experience in the design and installation of irrigation-free landscapes, the writing and illustrating of design guidelines – including the Small Lot Design Guidelines for the City of Los Angeles – and work in urban tree canopy restoration through his design practice, Prairieform. He is multilingual, fluent in both French and Spanish in addition to English.

For PlaceIt! John runs the facilitation and training portions of our workshops, creates policy documents and designs based on the outcomes of the workshops, and designs and maintains the PlaceIt! website.


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