Orlando’s Chief Planning Manager, Paul Steven Lewis, was just named to the American Institute of Certified Planners College of Fellows (AICP) for his achievements in urban planning.
Lewis has been working for the City of Orlando for the past 30 years and has helped create and enforce the City’s Growth Management Plan and helped shape areas of the City including Baldwin Park, Parramore, and Medical City.
According to the City of Orlando, Fellowship is granted to planners who have achieved certification through the American Planning Association’s professional institute, the American Institute of Certified Planners, and have achieved excellence in professional practice, teaching and mentoring, research, public and community service and leadership. Invitations to join the College of Fellows come after a thorough nomination and review process, ensuring the candidate has had a positive, long-lasting impact on the planning profession.
There are currently only 508 members in the College of Fellows.