Alan Loomis is a urban designer, planner and educator practicing in the Los Angeles area. Presently, he is the Deputy Director for Urban Design & Mobility for the City of Glendale, California, where he leads the City’s Urban Design & Mobility Division. Loomis has over ten years experience in private urban design and architecture firms, where he directed planning projects for Pomona College, the University of California Santa Barbara, North Montclair, Azusa, and various other locations in California, New Mexico and New Jersey. He teaches urban design at Woodbury University in Burbank; co-edited the book "Los Angeles: Building the Polycentric Region" a survey of regional smart growth architecture and urbanism published for CNU13; and he created the DeliriousLA listing of LA area architecture and urban design events hosted by the LA Forum for Architecture and Urban Design. Since late 2014, he also serves as one of the Mayor's appointees on the Pasadena Design Commission.