Mike Deem, AICPPrincipal Planner
Mike provides suburban and rural communities with continuing planning services, including advising Planning Commissions and elected officials on planning, zoning, and economic development issues. With a focus on helping communities protect their natural character, Mike provides expertise in low-impact development techniques such as green infrastructure, rain gardens, permeable pavement, and more. He also leads preservation practices through woodland and wetland protection ordinances.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Science in urban and regional planning from Michigan State University and a Master of Business Administration from Kaplan University.
“The most rewarding part of my job is helping communities develop a long-term vision for how they want to develop, then helping them implement that vision.”