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Michael Joseph Krasner, American urban planner.


Krasner, Michael Joseph was born on August 6, 1952 in Buffalo, New York, United States. Son of Alfred V. and Laura A. (Pleban) Krasner.


Bachelor, State University of New York, 1974. Master of Science, University Toronto, 1997.


Economics development planner, Buffalo (New York) Commercial Development Department, 1978-1979;planner, Stuart Alexander Associations, Buffalo, New York, 1979-1984;senior planner, Nussbaumer & Clarke, Inc., Buffalo, New York, 1984-1985;senior planner, Erie County Planning Department, Buffalo, New York, since 1985. Lecturer State University of New York, Buffalo, since 1997. Delegate American Planning Association Upstate New York, 1997.


Member Buffalo Olmsted (New York ) Parks Conservancy, since 1993, Cheektowaga (New York ) conservation advisory committee, since 1996. Member National Trust Historic Preservation, American Planning Associate (Upstate New York chapter, awards jury chairman 1988-1989, outstanding planning project 1993, executive committee since 1996), Planning Accreditation Board (site visitor team member since 1995), Phi Beta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, astronomy, travel, golf.


Alfred V. Krasner

Laura A. (Pleban) Krasner