Thomas W. Kopf
Planner and Landscape Architect

Ardent Water-Skier, Recreational Farmer, and Pioneering Community Planner

Tom is a planner and landscape architect with over 35-years of professional design experience. Recognized for his innovative community design approaches and ability to communicate the importance of market and environmentally sensitive design, he is an active lecturer and speaker for international audiences. Tom’s book Building Community (published by BuilderBooks) is the pre-eminent source for community design in America. As Principal-in-Charge Tom is committed to helping his clients generate financial returns and achieve beautiful projects that create great places for people to live.


“People come together with a shared interest in where they live, to make community more than a collection of buildings.”