Joy W. Stieglitz

Joy Stieglitz, AICP
Principal Planner and Brownfields Redevelopment Specialist

jstieglitz_photo2Joy Stieglitz is a principal planner with over fifteen years of planning experience. Joy has cultivated a specialization in brownfields redevelopment. This diverse experience allows her to provide a broad range of brownfields redevelopment planning and implementation services.

These services include site inventory and opportunity analysis, coordinated redevelopment and remedial action planning, management and oversight of environmental consultant’s assessment activities, project budgets, and regulatory compliance reporting as well as development and implementation of ownership indemnification, land transfer, property marketing, and developer and business recruitment strategies. As a senior project manager, Joy is also experienced in urban revitalization and economic development planning, tax increment finance planning, facilitation of public-private partnerships, and public and private sector project resource procurement. Joy and her team have procured over $30 million in public sector resources.

Joy serves on Wisconsin’s Brownfield Study Group with state and local government representatives, regulators, and several other private sector consultants. She has also been a featured speaker on brownfields redevelopment at several state and federal brownfield conferences, and at other redevelopment planning workshops. Prior to joining the planning team at Vandewalle & Associates, Joy worked for the Bureau of Water Resources at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources in Madison, Wisconsin and for Environmental Auditing Services, Inc. in Denver, Colorado. You can email Joy here.


M.S.        Urban and Regional Planning
Environmental and Land Use Planning Concentrations
University of Wisconsin – Madison, Wisconsin

Masters’ Environmental Policy and Management Studies
University of Denver – Denver, Colorado

B.S.         Tufts University – Medford, Massachusetts

Professional Licenses, Registrations, and Memberships

Member American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)

Member American Planning Association, National andWisconsin Chapters