Zitzow - Christopher C. Gibbs College of Architecture

Zitzow

Mark Zitzow

Education

Master of Regional and City Planning (Physical Planning)
University of Oklahoma

2016 Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (Public Administration)
University of Central Oklahoma

Contact

mark@jaokc.com

About

In addition to serving as an Adjunct Faculty Member of the Gibbs College of Architecture at the University of Oklahoma, Mark Zitzow is currently the Director of Urban Planning for Johnson and Associates, Inc. in Oklahoma City. Here, he leads a team of three other Urban Planners that work across the spectrum within the Planning profession. Mark oversees both current and long-range planning efforts for the firm. Prior to joining J&A, Mark worked for the both Greater Oklahoma City and Stillwater Chambers of Commerce in economic development. Professional, Mark is heavily involved in several local professional organizations, Oklahoma APA, Urban Land Institute, Oklahoma and the Congress for the New Urbanism Local Conference Host Committee.

In 2016, Mark received his master’s degree in Regional and City Planning from the University of Oklahoma and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science-Public Administration from the University of Central Oklahoma.

Certifications

American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)

Congress for the New Urbanism (Accredited) (CNU-A)

Expertise

Land Use
Zoning
Infrastructure
Long Range Planning
Comprehensive Planning
Urban Design
Regional Planning
Site Planning
Master Planning
Economic Development
Report Drafting
Project Management
Research

Professional Affiliations

American Planning Association

Oklahoma Chapter – American Planning Association (Board Member)

Urban Land Institute (Programs Chair)

Congress for the New Urbanism

Achievements

Next Gen Under 30 – Ion Magazine (Oklahoma)

Top Planner Under 40 – Planning Peeps (National)

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