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George A. Pasquel III

George A. Pasquel III

Planning Consultant

George Pasquel III is a Real Estate & Entitlement Specialist who has been consulting with the firm since 2011. His diverse background in Entitlement, Development, Construction Management, and Architecture provide him with a rare ability to facilitate coordination among all parties in the development process.


His wide-ranging project experience encompasses everything from single family homes to multimillion dollar mixed use developments in both Arizona and California. Mr. Pasquel is highly proficient in handling a variety of entitlement needs including rezonings, general plan amendments, stipulation modifications, variances, use permits, special use permits, site plan approvals, construction permits, signage and other land use matters.


  • Master of Architecture and Environmental Design. 2002, Arizona State University
  • Bachelor Degree in Economics and Business, 1996, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA.
  • Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED AP BD+C) Accredited Professional

Practice Highlights

  • Extensive experience obtaining development entitlements in an assortment of municipalities.
  • Author of the first Planned Unit Development (PUD) ordinance adopted by the City of Phoenix City Council.
  • Managed various construction trades for a $60M re-development project in Long Beach, CA
  • Lead Project Engineer for $15M project in downtown Los Angeles, CA

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Executive Committee – Valley Forward Association
  • Past Chair, Land Use Committee – Valley Forward Association
  • Past Member, Young Leaders Group – Urban Land Institute
  • Adjunct Professor, Arizona State University, Housing & Community Development
  • Adjunct Professor, Arizona State University, School of Public Affairs
  • Member – Roosevelt Action Association
  • Volunteer – Habitat for Humanity

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