April 03 2012

(The GRID Blogger) Lily Mathews: Providence, Rhode Island

Lily MathewsA big Global Site Plans welcome to our newest blogger, Lillian Mathews from Providence, Rhode Island.

Lillian (Lily) Mathews is a senior at Brown University pursuing a B.A. in Environmental Studies (Honors), where she focuses on Urban Sustainability and Land Use issues. For the past year, she has designed and implemented an arts-based gardening site at a neighborhood center in Providence, Rhode Island, and has completed work in ecological planning and design, sustainable agriculture, and urban planning. Although she has plans to relocate to the California’s Bay Area, she currently resides in Providence, Rhode Island, where she will be reporting on environmental design projects in the Northeast.

Lillian, also known as Lily, joins the March 2012 Environmental Design Internship program and will be blogging with The GRID until October 2012.

Renée van Staveren

Renée van Staveren is the Founder of Global Site Plans. She holds a M.S. in Urban and Regional Planning from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. She also holds a B.S. in Sustainable Community Development from Prescott College. Prior to establishing Global Site Plans and The Grid, Renée van Staveren was an Assistant Planner for A-M-M-A Transit Planning and the Program Director for Planet Green. You can find Renée blogging about featured environmental design firms, providing free website critiques, local events in Istanbul, Turkey, plus helping you achieve industry distinction through innovative discussions. Renée currently lives in Istanbul, Turkey; adding to the list of places she has traveled and lived.

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