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COVID-19: Times are tough, but our communities are tougher. Learn more about how you and your neighbors can play a part in tackling community challenges.

Andy Kitsinger, Memphis, TN

Owner/Principal, The Development Studio, LLC

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Andy Kitsinger is first and foremost a community builder. His thirty-year career as an architect, urban designer, city planner and educator has focused on creating authentic places that are strongly influenced by their context and have a positive impact on their community.

Kitsinger, who has a Bachelor’s of Architecture degree from the University of Arkansas, studied urban design at the Boston Architectural Center and returned to further his education with a Masters of City & Regional Planning from the University of Memphis.

  • Community organizing / civic engagement

  • Advocacy

  • Leadership development / organizational strategy

  • CDCs/ CDFIs

  • Sustainability / resilience

  • Urban design

  • Graphic representation/design

  • Tactical urbanism

  • Activating vacant lots / vacant spaces

  • art and building skills like welding, painting, etc.

 

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