John J. Wiggin, FAICP

Jack Wiggin has over 32 years of professional experience as a planner in academia, the private sector and government with a specialty in coastal, waterfront and harbor planning. He has drafted waterfront planning legislation, programs, regulations and dozens of plans for governments in the U.S. and abroad. He has been among the pioneers in adapting and refining urban planning principles and techniques for coastal management and ocean planning. He championed a proposed new graduate planning program at UMass Boston where he teaches undergraduate planning courses. His public service planning contributions are considerable and recognized as game-changers by their constituencies. Inducted 2014.