Naren Gunasekera has an MSc in Environmental Technology and a BSc (Hons) in Biology from Imperial College, London. In his three years at Schmitz & Associates, he has worked on a range of land development projects in the City of Malibu, the County of Los Angeles and the Coastal Zone. These projects have ranged from custom single family homes such as the Pierre Koenig’s Case Study House No. 21 in Malibu to subdivision projects in the Santa Monica Mountains. He has extensive experience in the non-profit and tourism fields including having founded an award winning tourism company in Sri Lanka.