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consultant , Urban planner

Edward Francis Lynch, American urban planner, consultant. Pro-Venezuela fellow, Caracas, 1971; grantee Ford Foundation Columbia University, New York City, 1972.


Lynch, Edward Francis was born on January 2, 1945 in Lowell, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Edward F. and Antoinette (Lacerte) Lynch.


Bachelor of Architecture, Catholic University, 1967. Master of Science in Architecture, Columbia University, 1968. Master of Science in Urban Planning, Columbia University, 1972.


Technical advisor Venezuelan Foundation Municipal Development, Caracas and Barquisimeto, 1969-1971, Barquisimeto City Council, 1971-1972. Division chief City of Miami (Florida) Planning Department, 1972-1979. Resident advisor National Institute Municipal Development, Guatemala City, Guatemala, 1978-1979.

Director comprehensive planning General Development Corporation, Miami, 1980-1982. Senior consultant Planning Research Corporation, McLean, Virginia, 1982-1986. Senior planner Boston Redevelopment Authority, since 1986.

Senior consultant Royal Commission Jubail and Yanbu, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1982-1986. Consultant International Development Foundation New York City, 1972, Agency for International Development, Washington, 1976, Institute of the American mathematical society, San Antonio, 1976. Speaker in field; adjunct professor graduate school of political science Northerneastern University, since 1988.


  • Other Work

    • Reviewer: Journal Development Areas, 1967. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Volunteer International Conference Student Projects, Mexico, 1966-1967, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Miami, 1973-1975. Trustee Symphony Road Condominium Association, Boston, 1987-1989. With United States Peace Corps, 1968-1971.

Member American Institute of Architects, American Institute Certified Planners (charter), American Planning Association, Greater Boston Track Club (board directors), Riyadh Road Runners Club (secretary 1984-1986), Tau Beta Pi.


  • Other Interests

    Marathon running, photography, bicycling.


Married Joyce Monica Zuchowski, November 11, 1973 (divorced December 1986). Children: Eric, Sean, Jamie.

Edward F. Lynch

Antoinette (Lacerte) Lynch

Joyce Monica Zuchowski

Eric Lynch

Sean Lynch

Jamie Lynch