Director of Urban Design
Jamaica Plain, MA
Ben Carlson, Goody Clancy’s Director of Urban Design, has served as project manager and lead urban designer on diverse master planning and architecture projects, with emphasis on revitalizing downtowns, neighborhoods, transit districts, and university/innovation districts. Ben has managed and designed much of Goody Clancy’s award-winning work for cities, developing urban design strategy, directly engaging community members, and integrating diverse technical and stakeholder input into transformative, achievable visions, successfully fulfilled. Ben brings case study experience from many other TOD contexts. He co-chaired the BSA’s Urban Design Committee and holds architecture degrees from Yale and the University of California, Berkeley.