We have successfully served municipal and county governments, local emergency management agencies and fire departments, nonprofits, and other clients since our founding in October of 2000.
James E. Lehe, AICP, our team leader and firm manager, has close to 40 years of experience in professional planning. Consulting part-time since 1993, he began his full-time practice in 2000 with the establishment of Lehe Planning, LLC. He previously held professional planning positions with municipal and county planning departments and regional planning agencies. Jim holds a Master of Planning degree in Urban and Environmental Planning from the University of Virginia (1982), an M.S. in Public Administration from Florida State University (1979), and is a graduate of the University of Central Florida B.A. program in Legal Studies (1977). A charter member of the American Planning Association (APA) since 1978 and a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners since 1985, Jim has served on the Executive Committee of the Alabama Chapter of the APA as President, Treasurer, and Section Representative.