Christopher Africh, Senior Associate at Dana Brown & Associates, Inc., holds a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree from Louisiana State University. As a native of South Louisiana, Chris has worked on a variety of projects involving community livability and enhancement, improvements of open drainage ways, greenway design, Complete Streets design, flood recovery and disaster planning, strategic redevelopment planning, and post disaster relief community site design. A talented artist, Chris also believes in the importance of readable, well-crafted work to better illustrate and help the public understand the design and the design intention. His modeling and graphic talent has helped prepare large scale public presentations, and his use of working digital models during the design process allows for real world spatial analysis and interaction.
Danielle Duhe, Senior Associate at Dana Brown & Associates, Inc., holds a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree from Louisiana State University. Danielle has extensive experience in outreach and education, parks and recreation planning, and design. At the firm, she has gained further experience in land use analysis and planning, code regulations and revisions, and community revitalization. She is a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects. She is very active as a volunteer in the community, bringing her professional experience in design to her personal involvement in improving both New Orleans and the State of Louisiana.
Gaylan Williams, Senior Associate at Dana Brown & Associates, Inc., holds a Master of Science in Architecture/Urban Design and a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from Georgia Institute of Technology and Louisiana State University, respectively. As a native of New Orleans, he is committed to the sustainable redevelopment of his hometown and the Greater Gulf Coast region. Gaylan, a LEED Accredited Professional, is dedicated to green development and the conservation of natural systems in built spaces. He believes that these standards are fundamental; therefore, Gaylan continuously implements them in his projects, and educates his community, peers, and clients on holistic urban design and environmental restoration practices.