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Places Journal is published by the Places Journal Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation governed by a board of directors from a range of academic institutions and organizations as well as design firms.  


PLACES JOURNAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Executive Committee
Harrison S. Fraker, University of California, Berkeley,
Garth Rockcastle, University of Maryland; Meyer, Scherer & Rockcastle
Adam Yarinsky, Architecture Research Office

Douglas Allen, Georgia Institute of Technology
Craig Barton, Arizona State University
Nathaniel Q. Belcher, Pennsylvania State University
Todd W. Bressi, Urban Design • Place Planning • Public Art, Philadelphia
Margaret Crawford, University of California, Berkeley
Ron Dembo, Zerofootprint
Martin Felsen, UrbanLab; Illinois Institute of Technology
Deborah Gans, Pratt Institute
Jeff Hou, University of Washington
Jonna Majgaard Krarup, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts
Michael Maltzan, Michael Maltzan Architecture
Sacha Menz, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zürich
Norman Millar, Woodbury University
Tom Nielsen, Aarhus University
Monica Ponce de Leon, University of Michigan
Adèle Naudé Santos, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Peter Siöström, Lund University
Richard Sommer, University of Toronto
Frederick R. Steiner, University of Texas
Ralph Stern, University of Manitoba
Marilyn Jordan Taylor, University of Pennsylvania; SOM 
Lawrence J. Vale, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Thomas Wright, Regional Plan Association

Honorary
Nancy Levinson, Editor and Executive Director, Places 
Donlyn Lyndon, University of California, Berkeley, Editor Emeritus, Places
Thomas F. Schutte, Pratt Institute
 

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