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The Sagecrest Planning+Environmental team is comprised of a diverse group of planners and other professionals with expertise in urban planning and design, environmental planning, public policy, and project management. Our staff is recognized for a collaborative and insightful approach that results in high quality work and proven results.​


Amy Vazquez


Greg McCafferty

Vice President



Entitlement Services

Amy has worked as a professional planner since 1999 with expertise in discretionary case processing, specific plans, general plans, project management, and environmental analysis. Amy has a degree in Environmental Analysis and Design from the University of California, Irvine.

Greg’s career spans over 30 years in the public and private sectors, having worked in all aspects of planning and environmental compliance.  He has a proven track record in both local government and the private sector. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from UCLA in Political Science with an emphasis in Public Administration.

714-783-1863 x 705

Lindsay has worked in the areas of planning, development, marketing, and community outreach since 2006. She has a degree in Political Science and Public Affairs from UCLA and a Masters of Urban and Regional Planning from the University of California, Irvine. 

714-783-1863 x 709

David Blumenthal, AICP

Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager

David is a dedicated planner with over 20 years of experience. He has managed complex projects including Specific Plans, Zoning Code updates, General Plan Amendments, Conditional Use Permits, and similar applications. He is skilled at the preparation of CEQA and planning documents. David has a degree in Environmental Analysis and Design from the University of California, Irvine.

Laurel has extensive experience working in jurisdictions throughout the West Coast. She's written various code amendments and is a subject matter expert in wireless telecommunications. She has a degree in Geography and Environmental Studies from UCLA and a Masters of Urban and Regional Planning from the University of California, Irvine.

Christine Saunders


Environmental Services

Christine has worked as an urban and environmental planner since 2000 and has focused most of her career in the public sector managing the land use development permit process, including CEQA. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Urban Studies with an emphasis in Public Administration from San Diego State University.

714-783-1863 x 706


Art Bashmakian, AICP
Vanessa Norwood
Simonne Fannin
Jonathan Pacheco Bell
Michelle Halligan
Ray Pascua
Iraj Mansouri
Liane Schuller
Simin Zakavand