Stephen Gray

Urban Design, Politics and Social Process 

Stephen Gray is Assistant Professor of Urban Design at Harvard University’s GSD with experience working in complex urban environments with municipal agencies, colleges and universities, private developers, non-profits, and the public. His interests center on the intersection of design and engagement as tools for empowerment as well as drivers for the production of progressive urbanism. As a Senior Associate at Sasaki Associates, Stephen has collaborated with and led cross-disciplinary teams on projects that take on site, district, and city scales. Recent work ranges broadly from strategic reinvestment in downtown Wichita, to urban design visions for downtown Raleigh and uptown Cincinnati, and resilience planning for South Shore Long Island in post-Sandy New York.