Director/Land Use Administrator, Devens Enterprise Commission, Devens, MA
Mr. Lowitt is immediate past-president of the Massachusetts Chapter of the American Planning Association, chairman of Green Roofs for Healthy Cities, the green roof trade association for North America and he serves as Director/Land Use Administrator for the Devens Enterprise Commission, the agency charged with permitting the redevelopment of the former Fort Devens army base in Massachusetts. At Devens, Mr. Lowitt focuses on the sustainable redevelopment of this 4400-acre former army base. Prior to coming to Devens, Mr. Lowitt served as Director of Planning and Economic Development for the Town of Londonderry, New Hampshire (1993-1999) where he developed the Londonderry Ecological Industrial Park and the award winning Sustainable Londonderry Program. Mr. Lowitt has a B.A. in history from Brown University and a M.A. in Community Economic Development from the Urban Environmental Policy Graduate Program at Tufts University.