Gaylan Williams recently joined Design Workshop's Houston office. He has a passion for urban design; therefore, he deeply understands the challenge limited open space places on communities. With a well-balanced foundation of theoretical knowledge and practical experience, Gaylan is adept across the board in planning, urban design, and landscape architecture. He has worked extensively on high-profile projects in the public realm, from visioning and conceptual design through construction documentation and observation. Gaylan holds a MSAUD from the Georgia Tech as well as a BLA from LSU. He is currently working toward achieving a PhD in Urban Forestry from Southern University.