Nancy E. Stroud, FAICP

Nancy Stroud, an innovative land use planning law expert, has served local governments in Florida, and throughout the country, to advance planning law knowledge and ensure the implementation of sustainable, legally defensible plans and land use regulations. For almost forty years, she has been in the forefront of advocacy in court and local communities for sustainable development practices, particularly for ground breaking work related to growth management, adequate facilities planning, and form-based codes. She is a leading scholar and lecturer on planning issues, and has served with distinction for many years as a valued member of the APA Amicus Committee.