Kurt Culbertson is Chairman, CEO at Design Workshop. He leads the field in evidence-based design and the application of performance measurement to landscape architecture, urban design and planning projects. His cutting-edge approach which addresses not only environmental performance but the community and economic performance of the built environment, has been highlighted in numerous publications. His work has been recognized through professional awards by the American Planning Association and the American Society of Landscape Architects. He is an ASLA fellow, member of AICP, recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship, fellow of Dumbarton Oaks, and fellow of the Institute of Urban Design.