Principal | Certified Planner
Ken is an urban planner with 18 years of professional experience. With Scottish roots, Ken Pirie spent his youth in Canada and got degrees from McGill University and the University of Washington. In Ken’s work on urban design, waterfront, campus and park master planning projects, he seeks to ensure that ecological principles and a respect for landscape, history and culture result in enduring plans that are rooted in place. He teaches at PSU’s graduate school of Urban Planning and enjoys hiking, skiing, Timbers matches and exploring the back roads of the Pacific Northwest.