Toni L. Griffin
Toni L. Griffin, recently launched her private consultant practice, Urban Planning and Design for the American City, whose current clients include the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation, the City of Newark and Mayor, and the City of Detroit.
Most recently, Toni was the Director of Community Development for the City of Newark, New Jersey, where she was responsible for creating a centralized division of planning and urban design. She has also served in senior leadership positions at the Anacostia Waterfront Corporation, DC Office of Planning, the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Ms. Griffin is also an Adjunct Associate Professor at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, teaching urban planning option studios and seminars on neighborhood planning and development.
Ms. Griffin received a Bachelor’s of Architecture from the University of Notre Dame and was a Loeb Fellow at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.