Lester O. King, PhD., AICP, LEED specializes in sustainable development and the development of context sensitive solutions for urban development. He is a certified and skilled researcher with experience in community development; master planning, transportation planning, and sustainability planning. He has had experience with sustainability social engagement through developing consensus building techniques for public participation/ community involvement support for the identification and delineation of planning objectives; and facilitation of stakeholder meetings for federal, state, and municipal projects. He has conducted research on developing sustainability indicators and contributed to several local, national and international efforts to develop sustainability planning systems.