Leading St. Louis urban planning firm, PGAV Planners, announces that Associate Director Andy Struckhoff has been promoted to Vice President.
In his new role, Struckhoff will help to guide the firm’s marketing and business development efforts, lead the professional development and growth of his colleagues, and develop strategies for expanding PGAV Planners’ national footprint.
“PGAV Planners has been an invaluable division of PGAV since its inception and embodies our values, quality of service, and renowned talent,” said Mike Konzen, Principal and Chair of PGAV.
“Andy has demonstrated significant leadership and innovation in his near-decade with PGAV, and we look forward to his continued growth and abilities in expanding Planners’ valuable community impact.
“Mr Struckhoff has been a leader in economic development studies for communities around the country. He credits Planners’ John Brancaglione, Mike Weber, and Fred Walton for building a foundation of developing achievable plans that reflect a community’s vision, as well as an outstanding reputation and long term relationships.”
“I’m thrilled to take on this new role and work with my team to generate new ways to tell our story, integrate new and innovative technologies into our practice, and expand our impact to new markets across the country,” said Vice President Struckhoff.
“Andy has a business-savvy dedication to his clients and his work that reflecteverything PGAV Planners stands for,” said Vice President and long-time division lead, John Brancaglione. “He’s done a remarkable job of broadening our portfolio of services as well as attracting exceptional clients.”
A graduate of Saint Louis University, Struckhoff earned both his Bachelor’s of Arts in English and Communication and earned his Master’s in Urban Planning and Real Estate Development. Previously, he was a Land Use Planner for Husch Blackwell and a Commercial Development Specialist for the Saint Louis Development Corporation. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners, National Federation of Municipal Analysts, and the board of the Missouri Economic Development Finance Association.
PGAV Planners is a global leader in planning, design, and development consultation to public, corporate, and institutional clients. For over fifty years, the practice has created unique approaches and solutions to community planning and development issues, and orchestrated public/private partnerships to address redevelopment challenges. PGAV Planners are experts in development finance, economic studies, community planning, and public engagement.
PGAV Planners’ key clients include Chicago, Oklahoma City, Memphis, New Orleans, and hundreds of smaller communities throughout the United States.