Professional Journey – Ed Estes from Ed Estes

Edward Estes joined the DC Office of Planning in December 2006. With 30 years of experience in architecture, planning, and program management, Mr. Estes serves as a community planner providing urban design coordination and planning for various neighborhood and redevelopment projects for the Office of Planning. Prior to joining the Office of Planning, he embarked on a very exciting architecture career. Mr. Estes’ involvement in large scale projects located throughout the United States has developed his strength in architectural design management and urban planning. Mr. Estes’ design experience placed him on a variety of projects including stadiums, mixed-use developments, corporate office buildings and headquarters, government and judicial centers, mass-transit stations, entertainment venues and retail malls and power centers.

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Mr. Estes also has broad experience in other architectural services. He established additional professional design capabilities with his experience in program management, interior space planning, architectural illustrations, graphic and web design. Most recently, Mr. Estes has held the position as Planner Coordinator in Prince George’s County, Maryland, providing urban design project coordination for various mixed-use, office, retail, and transit oriented developments proposed for Prince George’s County.

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Mr. Estes holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Hampton University. He is the Founder and Executive Director of the Hampton University Architecture Alumni Association.