Karl A. Crawley
Joined the firm in 1998 and is now President. A resident of the Dallas area for over 40 years, Mr. Crawley is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a Masters degree in Urban Planning. His field of experience includes land planning, land development and project management.
He has developed Comprehensive Plan documents for several small Texas cities, developed several hundred single family residential lots in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and been involved with zoning projects from both the public and private sector sides.
Mr. Crawley is the most frequent presenter at the Oaklawn Committee over the last decade and has developed an expertise in the Dallas Development Code.
Prior to joining Masterplan, Mr. Crawley was the Senior Zoning Planner for the City of Dallas. His involvement with the City included working on several large private development projects and the initial DART rail line.
During his tenure with the City he was also the Intown Housing Director and was instrumental in obtaining federal loan approval for the initial development of housing in downtown Dallas.
Since joining Masterplan, Mr. Crawley has been involved in all aspects of obtaining approval for development projects throughout North Texas.
He previously served as Chairman of the Planning and Zoning Commission for the city of Rowlett.