Rebecca Leonard, FAICP

Rebecca Leonard is principal, shareholder, and president of Design Workshop, a 10-office global planning, urban design, and landscape architecture company. She has led award-winning projects, lectured, written, and served as an adviser to numerous clients, community groups, and professional peers. The scope of her interests is broad, with an emphasis on community-based projects and public-private partnerships. In 2007, Leonard opened the Texas office of Design Workshop and mentors emerging leaders within the company and the profession. She continually works to advance the comprehensiveness of planning analysis, create transparent decision processes, and bring the best resources to bear for her clients. Inducted 2016.