Robert A. Stalzer, FAICP

In a 37-year public-sector career combining planning practice, education, and leadership, Rob Stalzer has built and led interdisciplinary teams to bring great plans to life. From small towns to the largest county in Virginia, his creative, problem-solving abilities have led to invigorated downtown districts, new transit-oriented developments and critical public facilities. Most notably, his groundbreaking work with Public-Private Partnerships (P3s) has set the standard for the region and provided a stimulus to the Northern Virginia economy. As a regionally recognized educator, his passionate and supportive demeanor has inspired and prepared a whole new generation of planners and local government leaders. Inducted 2016.