Senior Regional Planner, Hampton Roads Planning District Commission
Ben McFarlane is a Senior Regional Planner for the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission. Located in Chesapeake, Virginia, the Hampton Roads PDC is the regional planning organization for southeastern Virginia. Mr. McFarlane has worked primarily on the Commission’s coastal zone management efforts, focusing on climate change, sea level rise, green infrastructure, and local land use policies. He received a B.A. in Economics and a Master’s of Urban and Environmental Planning from the University of Virginia. He is a member of the American Planning Association and the American Institute of Certified Planners.