Mackenzie draws strength from the diverse talents and specialties of our staff. Click on the photos to get to know the members of our integrated team. Looking for a particular person, capability, or job function? Use the filter options or search field below.

Land Use Planning

Michael Chen
  • LEED Green Associate
Land Use Planning
Senior Associate, Land Use Planning

Michael Chen brings over 16 years of experience in land-use planning, SEPA review, permit entitlement, feasibility studies, project management,...Learn More

Gabriela Frask
Land Use Planning
Associate, Land Use Planning

Gabriela joined Mackenzie with experience working as a policy coordinator, as well as in corridor transportation planning. Clients benefit from...Learn More

Todd Johnson
Land Use Planning
Associate Principal, Director of Land Use Planning

Todd Johnson has nearly two decades of planning experience. During that time, he has been active locally in regional planning and land use...Learn More

Lee Leighton
  • AICP
Land Use Planning
Land Use Planning

Lee Leighton began his 25-year Oregon land use planning career in the City of Tualatin’s Planning and Economic Departments, before transitioning...Learn More

Mark Person
  • AICP
Land Use Planning
Land Use Planning

As a planner at Mackenzie, Mark Person assists clients and coworkers with development feasibility, research, code compliance, and graphic support...Learn More

Suzannah Stanley
Land Use Planning
Associate, Land Use Planning

Before coming to Mackenzie's planning group, Suzannah Stanley worked and interned in the planning department for the City of Lake Oswego and in...Learn More

Ethan Stuckmayer
Land Use Planning
Land Use Planning

Ethan Stuckmayer is a member on Mackenzie’s land use planning team. Ethan earned a BS in urban studies from the University of Minnesota, and a...Learn More

Brian Varricchione
  • PE
Land Use Planning
Land Use Planning

Brian Varricchione joined Mackenzie's land use planning group in 2014, and has 15 years of professional experience. From 2005-2014, he served as a...Learn More

Tom Wright
  • LEED AP
Land Use Planning
Principal, Department Head - Land Use Planning

A principal of the firm, Tom Wright leads Mackenzie's land use planning group and oversees the firm's Vancouver office. Tom's career assisting...Learn More

Gary Yao
Land Use Planning
Land Use Planning

Gary Yao received his bachelor’s degree in public policy and planning from the University of Southern California. Gary has been involved in a...Learn More