Team member since 2004

Dave Peterson

Associate | Director Of Specialized Planning | PLA

Dave’s leadership in the science of parks and recreation planning embraces innovative techniques for incorporating demographics data into GIS analyses and determining needs beyond traditional broad-brush allocation strategies. 


Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture; 
Colorado State University, 2004; Magna Cum Laude.

Master of Science in Exercise and Sports Sciences; 
University of Arizona, 1991

Bachelor of Science in Education; Univ. of Nebraska, 1989

Registered Landscape Architect in Colorado (#977), 2012

Registered Landscape Architect in Virginia (#001848), 2014



Stafford County, VA – Parks Utilization Plan (Phase 1-Athletic Fields), 2013

Farmington, NM - Comp. Parks, Rec. & Cultural Services Master Plan, 2013

Healthy Communities Surveillance and Management Project – Liberty, MO   Healthy Communities Beta Site, 2013

Sterling, CO – Parks and Recreation Master Plan, 2013

Maryland Department of Natural Resources - Maryland Land Preservation & Recreation Plan

Green Valley Ranch Metro District, Denver, CO - Parks & Recreation Master Plan

Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District, Beaverton, OR - Parks & Recreation Master Plan

El Paso County, CO - Parks, Trails & Open Space Master Plan Update

Desert Recreation District, Indio, CA - Parks & Recreation Master Plan

Forest Preserve of Cook County, IL - Recreation Master Plan

North Clackamas, OR - Parks & Recreation Master Plan

Charleston County, SC - Parks, Recreation, Open Space & Trails Master Plan

Post Falls, Idaho - Parks and Recreation Master Plan

Corvallis, Oregon - Parks and Recreation Cost Recovery Model and Master Plan Update

Louisville, Colorado - Parks, Recreation, Open Space & Trails Master Plan

Palm Springs, California - Parks and Recreation Master Plan

Spokane, Washington - Roadmap to the Future

New Mexico - Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan


Park Pavilion Master Plan - Eagle-Vail, Colorado

West Gunnison Neighborhood Master Plan – Gunnison, Colorado