George I. Atta, FAICP

George Atta has over 29 years of professional experience as an urban and regional planner. His expertise spans historical/cultural landscapes, resource management, wetlands delineation, environmental inspections, and disaster planning and mitigation. Atta is a principal and chief community planner with Group 70 International. He is known in Hawaii for his professional practice, leadership in new fields, and for his community work. Japanese is Atta's second language. He is familiar with the Okinawan and Hawaiian languages and culture. This gives him a multicultural perspective. His passion for art and science drives him to seek integration of technical knowledge and beauty. Inducted in 2012.