David Preziosi, FAICP
A passion for successfully blending planning and preservation to make better communities has driven the work of David Preziosi across Mississippi and Texas. His efforts have placed over 4,000 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, resulted in design guidelines to preserve historic resources, and educated planners and elected officials about a powerful community revitalization tool—historic preservation. Following Hurricane Katrina, he tirelessly worked with communities, providing necessary tools to save damaged historic structures from the wrecking ball. Ever the staunch planning advocate for historic places, he continually works to empower communities to save the past for their future.