Please upgrade your browser. This site requires a newer version to work correctly. Read more
Hello world

Denise R. Grabowski, AICP, LEED AP, is the founder of Symbioscity, an urban planning firm dedicated to fostering mutually beneficial relationships between people, place and planet. Denise has worked as a senior-level planner for local governments and as a consultant for the public and private sectors. A frequent public speaker, she has presented at national and regional conferences on quality growth and sustainable development, including the American Planning Association and the National League of Cities. She is a founding member of the U.S. Green Building Council-Georgia, and co-founder of Designing4Health, a non-profit working to increase the understanding between community design and public health. Denise has a B.S. in Environmental Science from Furman University, a Master of City Planning from Georgia Tech, and is a graduate of the Institute for Georgia Environmental Leadership (IGEL). In 2009, she was named to Georgia Trend’s “Top 40 Under 40: Georgia’s Best and Brightest" list. She currently serves on the USGBC's Chapter Steering Committee.