Mark R. Leach

Land Use Planner


Mark Leach provides clients with guidance and insights through all steps of the development process, from handling municipal zoning ordinances to guiding clients through regulatory approvals.

Public Sector Experience

Before joining the firm, Mark worked for the City of Indianapolis's Department of Metropolitan Development, where he reviewed and analyzed land use petitions, conducted site visits and zoning history research, and handled staff reports and public hearings.



Ball State University
Master of Urban and Regional Planning (2011)

Asbury University
B.A. in History, cum laude (2006)

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • American Planning Association
  • Urban Land Institute

Civic Activities

  • Rotary Club of Indianapolis-Metropolitan — Member, 2016-21; President, 2018
  • American Planning Association Indiana Chapter — Ex Officio Board Member, 2018-20


  • Eric and Sandra Kelly Academic Excellence in Planning Award, 2011
Awards Methodology
No aspect of these recognitions has been approved by the highest court of any state.
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