C4PAT Team

The Center for Permaculture and Appropriate Technology team:

  • Ryan Lakes. Architectural professional with BS in environmental design and B.Arch, aiming to bring about a more pedestrian scaled built environment in Chicago.
  • Margaret-Rose Spyker. Sustainability planner with a BA in Philosophy and an MA in GIScience, who specializes in outdoor rooms and food bearing landscapes.
  • Steven Vance. Transportation planner and reporter with BA Sociology and Master in Urban Planning, trying to build a bicycle culture in Chicago.
  • Parker Williams. LEED AP accredited Graduate Architect with a B.Arch and M.Arch 2 and studied in Malaysia and Denmark, and specializes in ecohousing for residential and commercial environments.

LBC winners