Firm Profile

For over 30 years, Benchmark has been a leader and innovator in providing high quality professional planning services to both public and private sector clients. Benchmark’s practice is guided by an approach that is best described as the Art + Science of Planning - a philosophy which blends our creative talent with the practical application of our technical expertise. Our firm’s award winning team of veteran planners use this approach to develop solutions to complex urban and regional planning issues, with an emphasis on comprehensive planning, urban design,  public participation and military planning. With offices in Charlotte and St. Louis, the Benchmark team serves a national client base spanning a range of local, regional and state governments, as well as private sector development interests.

Client Map

 

 

Planning Team

 

  • Jason Epley

    Jason M. Epley, AICP

  • Erin Burris

    Erin S. Burris, AICP

  • Vagn Hansen

    Vagn K. Hansen II, AICP

  • Richard Smith

    Richard B. Smith, MPA

 

  • Dan Douglas

    Daniel T. Douglas, AICP

  • Kris Krider

    J. Kris Krider, AICP

  • Gehl

    Monika Gehl

  • AmyJo Denton

    Amy Jo Denton, PMP

 

  • Gibbs

    BG Rick Gibbs (USA, Retired)

  • will linville

    William S. Linville, AICP

  • Mike Lynch

    Michael K. Lynch

  • Ashley Kale web

    Ashley N. Kale

 

 

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