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John Edward Rahenkamp, American landscape architecture and planning company executive.


Rahenkamp, John Edward was born on March 15, 1937 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Son of William Edward and Mildred (Swanson) Rahenkamp.


Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, Michigan State University, 1959; Master in Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning, University of Pennsylvania, 1961.


President Rahenkamp, Sachs, Wells & Associates, Inc., Philadelphia and Denver, 1961. President, founder John Rahenkamp Consultant, Inc., Philadelphia, since 1962. Adjunct professor University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Drexel University, Philadelphia.


  • Other Work

    • Guest columnist House & Home magazine, 1971. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Chairman planning board Township of Mount Laurel, New Jersey, 1967-1970. Chairman Penjerdel Open Space Commission, 1972-1973. Board directors Del Valley Water Resources Association, 1976.

Founder, board directors Fellowship Bank, Mount Laurel, 1979-1985. Trustee Birchfield Homeowners Association, 1983-1984. Member Delanco (New Jersey) Planning Board, since 1990.

Board directors Cam-Care, since 1994. Fellow American Society Landscape Architects (National Merit award 1965-1987), American Institute Certified Planners (Merit award Philadelphia chapter 1972), National Association Home Builders, Urban Land Institute, Land Information Institute (award 1986).


Married Suzanne Charles, June 29, 1957. 1 child, John Creigh.

William Edward Rahenkamp

Mildred (Swanson) Rahenkamp

Suzanne Charles

John Creigh Rahenkamp