Mark White is a founding partner of White & Smith, LLC. Mr. White is an attorney and urban planner whose practice has emphasized drafting zoning, subdivision and land development codes for over 29 years. He has completed over 150 development code updates, zoning regulations, and comprehensive plan or smart growth implementation projects for local governments in 36 states. Representative clients include Cincinnati, Ohio; San Antonio, Texas; Frederick, Maryland; Olathe, Kansas; and Los Angeles, California. He has published over 34 books and articles on planning issues, including the American Planning Association’s model land development code. He is a member of the North Carolina and Missouri Bars, the American Institute of Certified Planners, and the American Planning Association, and an adjunct professor of urban planning at the University of Kansas. Mr. White holds a Juris Doctor and Master of Regional Planning from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.