Jan Degenshein, FAICP

Jan Degenshein has employed critical thinking skills assimilated during his planning education - then honed over a half century in private planning practice - to advocate for sustainable, inclusionary communities in the New York Metropolitan Region. His stewardship of organizations of diverse fabric includes: Leadership Rockland; Rockland Business Association; NYS Mass Transit Taskforce; Rockland Art in Public Places Committee; Rockland County Civil Rights Memorial; Helen Hayes and Nyack Hospitals; Rockland Taskforce on Water Resources Management; Hudson Valley Housing Action Council; and Rockland Municipal Planning Federation. Together, they describe a societal tapestry, richer for his endeavors