Gary J. Schoennauer, FAICP

Gary Schoennauer spent 30 years as an innovative leader in the San Jose Department of Planning and is widely credited with changing the entire planning approach in America's 11th largest city and the Capital of Silicon Valley. Schoennauer has taught core planning courses in the Urban Planning Program at San Jose State University and is recipient of APA's National Planning Award for Distinguished Leadership as a Professional Planner. Inducted 2002.