Adrien Thein-Sandler

Adrien Thein-Sandler

Assistant Planner

As an Assistant Planner, Adrien uses his academic background in Environmental Science and Public Policy, work experience on land use in the wildland-urban interface, and local knowledge as a lifetime resident of the Santa Monica Mountains to assist the firm’s land use planning activities.


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Adrien holds a BA in Environmental Science and Public Policy from Harvard University

Professional History

Tim has worked as a planner for the cities of Los Angeles, Lancaster, and Ventura, three very different communities with exceptionally different regulatory frameworks. This experience has provided him with familiarity of every facet of the entitlement process, and expertise in code analysis, historic preservation, and urban design. Tim has also worked in the field of environmental restoration and brings with him a knowledge of California native plant communities and issues concerning the Wildland Urban Interface.