Gerhard is an architect and urbanist embracing a paradigm shift towards the walkable, multimodal, equitable, sustainable high quality urban living of our future. He has practiced architecture on four continents, with valuable lessons learned in many cultural environments. Gerhard is used to leading large complex developments, and he delights in connecting urban planning, landscape and building design to create holistic value for a specific location. He has been pursuing urban change through a variety of organizations he helped found, or been part of. Gerhard served chair of the AIA L.A.’s Urban Design Committee and takes pride in finding new opportunities for each project, for all stakeholders.