Project Team

The Plan Our Plaza process is being led by the City of Champaign, along with the consultant team at MKSK. This process wouldn’t be possible without the support of all City departments and staff. Thanks to all those involved in the effort!

City Staff

Lacey Rains Lowe, Senior Planner – Project Manager
Tina Ansong, Associate Planner – Team Member
Jeff Marino, Senior Planner – Team Member
Eric VanBuskirk, Associate Planner – Team Member

Elected Officials

Mayor Deborah Frank Feinen

Consultant Team

MKSK is a consulting firm that specializes in urban design, planning, and landscape architecture. MKSK is based in Columbus, Ohio, with offices across the Midwest.

MKSK Team:

Eric Lucas, Principal
Aaron Kowalski, Project Manager
Brittany Harris, Community Engagement
Kristin Lucas, Landscape Architect
Anna Hooker, Project Planner

Toole Design Group is the nation’s leading planning, engineering, and landscape architecture firm specializing in bicycle and pedestrian transportation.