PAUL NELSON, ASSOC. ASLA
Paul graduated from Columbia University GSAPP with a post-professional degree in Architecture and Urban Design and holds his BSLA from West Virginia University. With a unique ability to focus on the big picture without losing sight of the details, he has led production and coordination of multiple urban projects for Principal Financial Group, a host of clients across downtown Des Moines and most recently the Iowa City Pedestrian Mall. When not building custom guitars in his home workshop, he maintains a strong interest in urbanization and the development of infrastructure at the city scale via reading and travels.