Project Description

Bill Tunnell

Bill Tunnell

Founding Principal

Bill Tunnell brings over 35 years of professional experience in planning and architecture. As principal-in-charge of the firm’s Planning Studio, Bill directs projects ranging from the planning of new towns and resorts to the detailed design of clubs and recreational facilities. His focus is the application of smart growth and new urbanism principles across a broad range of urban and rural settings.

Bill formally began his land planning career in 1980. Since then, as an architect and planner, he has designed residential, commercial, and golf projects in fourteen states, Europe, China, India, Central America, and the Caribbean

Professional Status

• Registered Architect: (license inactive)


• Bachelor of Architecture, University of Tennessee, 1976

Professional Affiliations

• American Planning Association
• The Urban Land Institute
• Congress for the New Urbanism