Brent Oltz is a project planner with broad experience across the public and private sectors. His expertise is in helping leaders use policy and design to build support for safe, human-scaled streets and public spaces. Before joining Toole Design, Brent most recently worked in the City of Culver City, California, launching an update to the city’s General Plan that uses novel engagement and design approaches to move toward a future with more mobility choices and greater socioeconomic equity. He has also consulted on neighborhood revitalization and transportation-oriented development plans for districts and cities across North America. Brent’s additional experience in planning and development economics, in government affairs, and as a policy strategist have made him a skilled collaborator for tackling complex urban challenges.
A dedicated traveler and flaneur, Brent spends his spare time walking (and eating) his way through the great public spaces of the world.