Design Critic in Urban Planning and Design
Brie Hensold is an urban planner, co-founder and principal of Agency Landscape + Planning, based in Cambridge. At Agency, Brie leads projects nationally across the full spectrum of planning and design, with a focus on integration of urban environments with natural systems planning and resilience. Her current projects include a vision plan for 60 miles of the White River in the Indianapolis region, a Downtown plan for Bozeman, Montana, and a public realm strategy for the Boston’s Seaport. Agency is a mission-driven practice dedicated to addressing social equity, cultural vitality and environmental resilience. The firm is currently a 2018-19 winner of the Miller Prize.
With a passion for understanding and improving communities and places, Brie’s work has been celebrated for innovative community engagement and a strong. Prior to founding Agency, Brie was a partner at Sasaki. Brie’s work has received awards from the American Society of Landscape Architects, the American Planning Association and the American Institute of Architects, among others. Brie holds a Masters of Urban Planning from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, where she currently leads executive education courses in resilient cities.
Brie Hensold, Daniel D'Oca, Kathy Spiegelman and Carole Voulgaris, Instructors