Jim Figurski is a licensed landscape architect with over 27 years of experience dedicated to service to public and private clients in a sustainable and environmentally responsible manner. As a Principal and Technical Director at GreenWorks, Jim has successfully managed the firm’s most challenging and time sensitive projects. He has been involved in, led and completed master plans for a wide variety projects ranging from two-acre neighborhood parks, to several thousand-acre state and National Park facilities. During his nearly eleven years with Portland Parks and Recreation, Jim was equally involved in highly visible and challenging projects. Jim led the planning and design efforts for new construction, expansions and renovations of thirty-four (34) parks and eight (8) community centers and was also responsible for planning and design projects at Portland Parks & Recreation’s four public golf courses and Portland International Raceway. Nearly all of these projects included active, visible and sometimes controversial community involvement programs in addition to complex land use, environmental reviews and permitting processes.