About Us


James Strozier AICP

President/ Planner, Co-Founder of Firm

James Strozier has 34+ years of planning experience in both the public and private sectors throughout the western United States. His focus is on the integration of zoning regulation with urban design in order to achieve our client’s goals resulting in added value to each project through timely approvals, high quality design, and exceptional market performance. Jim is a dynamic public speaker with extensive experience representing and obtaining approval for a wide variety of projects before public boards, commissions, and councils.

Christopher Green PLA, ASLA, LEED AP

Vice President / Landscape Architect

Chris Green has 30+ years of experience in the implementation of all phases of the landscape design process, including the design of over fifty park or recreational complexes. He has vast experience in managing design teams on large-scale recreational projects and facilitating public input on such projects. Chris has practiced sustainable site and landscape design for many years and is a LEED Accredited Professional. His goal is the thoughtful and provocative design of our outdoor spaces for people to socialize and recreate.

Jacqueline Fishman AICP

Principal / Planner

Jacqueline Fishman has 26+ years of planning and project management experience on complex, multi-discipline public and private sector projects. She directs and facilitates all of the firm’s long range public sector community planning efforts, and has been the primary author on dozens of approved plans and studies. Jackie has extensive experience working with neighborhood groups and diverse communities in order to establish rapport and build trust. She regularly represents projects before governing bodies and planning commissions.

Planning Staff

Malak Hakim AICP

Senior Planner

Malak Hakim has several years of experience in land use planning, public involvement processes, and report writing. Her focus at Consensus Planning is primarily on private development projects in the Albuquerque metro area where she helps to facilitate and obtain approvals for zone map amendments, site development plans, special exceptions, and building permits.

Charlene Johnson


Charlene Johnson has 5+ years of experience in data research and analysis, community engagement, and long-range master planning for small communities throughout New Mexico. Her focus at Consensus Planning is on long range planning, including research and technical writing for the firm’s Comprehensive Plans and Metropolitan Redevelopment Area Plans.

Jaime Jaramillo


Jaime Jaramillo has experience in technical research, visual communication and marketing, and land use planning. Jaime is proficient in a variety of software programs and is able to quickly assess the opportunities and constraints on urban design projects. She provides assistance on a variety of long range community planning and private sector projects.

James Foty


Landscape Architecture Staff

Scott Culler ASLA

Landscape Designer

Scott Culler has several years of experience in creative landscape design with a penchant for ensuring designs are technically sound. He has developed an expertise in site planning, planting and irrigation design, and the development of site details. Scott is proficient in technologies such as computer aided drafting (CAD), geographic information systems (GIS), and computer generated graphics.

Ashlie Maxwell ASLA

Landscape Designer

Administrative Staff

Tammy Chavez

Office Administrator

Tammy Chavez is responsible for coordinating office administrative functions, preparing financial reports, and other tasks that allow our office to run smoothly and efficiently. Tammy is the friendly voice on the line and the first person our clients meet when they call or visit the office.