Frederick L. Merrill Jr., FAICP

Fred Merrill’s 33-year planning portfolio is characterized by a diversity of significant master plans and implementation strategies that span multiple scales for public, private, institutional, and non-profit clients. The most notable characterization of his projects is the collaborative creation of master plans that are regenerative, human-scaled, community-crafted, implementable, inspiring, enduring, and that result in integrated and resource-efficient land use patterns, places, and environments. As the head of the planning discipline at Sasaki Associates, Fred led significant growth of the firm’s internationally recognized urban planning/design discipline that received the APA’s 2012 National Planning Excellence Award for a Planning Firm. Inducted 2014.