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Corey W. O’Gorman, AICP, President

Areas of Expertise

Planning and project management including:

  • feasibility analysis and due diligence
  • critical path scheduling and budgeting
  • development team selection, project financing (grants and loans), contract negotiation and management
  • zoning, entitlements and permitting
  • construction management
  • grant administration.

Education, Certifications & Affiliations

Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Studies, Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, 1983
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), July, 1991
Village of North Palm Beach, Planning Commission
Florida Redevelopment Association, Past-Board of Directors Member
American Planning Association
Florida Housing Coalition, Former Board Member
Florida Trust for Historic Preservation Member

Experience – Positions Held:

PLACE Planning & Design, Inc. North Palm Beach, Florida; President, (2006 – present)
Toll Brothers, Inc. Jupiter, FL; Project Manager, (2005 – 2006)
Corey W. O’Gorman, AICP North Palm Beach, Florida; President, (2004 – 2005)
Collins Development Company, Inc. Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, Project Manager, (1999 -2004)
Gainesville Community Redevelopment Agency, CRA Manager, (1996 – 1999)
The Urban Group, Inc., Fort Lauderdale, Florida Housing & Comm Dev Director, (1993-1996)
Lee County Community Development & CRA, Fort Myers, Florida, Senior Planner,   (1989 – 1993)
Allen Engineering, Cocoa Beach, FL, Permit Coordinator, (1988 – 1989)
City of Titusville, FL Planner, Senior Planner, Interim Planning Director, Development Coordinator, (1984- 1988)

Zoning Districts, Studies and Representations:

Watergate Mobile Home Park, Boca Raton, FL, PB County ULDC Text Amendment
Interim Planning Director, Lake Worth, FL
Core Area Parking Regulation Amendments, Lake Worth, FL
Gateway Corridor Zoning District Creation, Lake Worth, FL
Mixed Use Downtown Overlay District, Tavares, FL
Mixed Use Corridor Overlay District, East Fort Myers, FL
Residential District Analysis & Text Change, Palm Beach Shores, FL
Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing, Miami-Dade County, Collier County, Brevard County, City of West Palm Beach, Homestead, Florida
Affordable Housing Strategies, Belle Glade, FL
Section 106 Historic Structures Study, St. Pete, FL
CDBG Environmental Reviews-Multiple Projects, PB County, FL
Consolidated Plan, Impediments to Affordable Housing, Spartanburg County, SC
Clean Energy, Zoning Entitlements, Permitting, Gadsden Co, FL; Jacksonville, FL
Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Zoning Entitlements, Permitting, Numerous Sites
Marina Village, PUD Zoning Representation, Lake Park, FL

CRA Consulting, Planning & Implementation:

Tax Increment Analysis, Fort Myers Beach, FL
Consulting Executive Director, Lake Worth, FL 2004-2006
Tax Increment Analysis, East Gainesville, FL
Tax Increment Analysis, Downtown Gainesville, FL
Tax Increment Analysis, Lake Worth Park of Commerce, Lake Worth, FL
Downtown Tax Increment Analysis, Frostproof, FL
Finding of Necessity, East Fort Myers, FL
Finding of Necessity, Bonita Springs, FL
Finding of Necessity, North Fort Myers, FL
Finding of Necessity, Lake Worth Park of Commerce, Lake Worth, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Pine Manor, Lee County, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Page Park, Lee County, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Bonita Springs, Lee County, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Matlacha, Lee County, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Dunbar, Lee County, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Downtown Gainesville, Gainesville, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Fifth Avenue/Pleasant Street, Gainesville, FL
Redevelopment Plan, College Park/University Heights, Gainesville, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Lake Worth, Lake Worth, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Lake Worth Park of Commerce, Lake Worth, FL
Redevelopment Plan, Margate, Margate, FL
Developer Solicitation, Commerce Center, Gainesville, FL
Developer Solicitation, Downtown Lake Worth, Lake Worth, FL
Developer Solicitation, Deer Apartment
Redevelopment, Lake Worth, FL
Developer Solicitation, West Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach, FL
Developer Incentive/Negotiations, SE 2nd Place Apartments, Gainesville, FL
Developer Incentive/Negotiations, University Heights Apartments, Gainesville, FL
Developer Incentive/Negotiations, The Lucerne, Lake Worth, FL

Project Management and/or Grant Administration

Wiley Apartments, Lake Worth, FL
Oaks at Shannon’s Crossing Apts, Okeechobee, FL
Eden Gardens Apts, Immokalee, FL
Manatee Village Apts, Ruskin, FL
Pollywog Creek Apts, LaBelle, FL
Orchid Gardens, Lake Worth, FL
Begonia Gardens, Lake Worth, FL
American Orchid Society, Delray Beach, FL
Greater Yamaha, West Palm Beach, FL
Adopt-a-Family NSP2 Scattered Sites Rehabilitation and New Construction, Lake Worth, FL
Pollywog Senior Housing, LaBelle, FL
Habitat for Humanity, Providence Point Infrastructure Construction, Tampa, FL
In The Pines Phase 1 & 2, Delray Beach, FL
Howard Park Ball-park Lighting, Lake Worth, FL
Latona Avenue Infrastructure, Lake Worth, FL
Washington Avenue Infrastructure, Lake Worth, FL
Lake Worth Municipal Pool, Lake Worth, FL
AHEPA Apartments, West Palm Beach, FL
DEEDCO Gardens Apartments, Homestead, FL
Villa Franciscan Apts, Riviera Beach, FL
Villa Madonna Apts, West Palm Beach, FL
YWCA of PB County, West Palm Beach, FL

Development Feasibility / Due Diligence:

1927 Historic High School, Boynton Beach, FL
Boynton Beach Town Square, Boynton Beach, FL
Lake Worth Beach & Casino, Lake Worth, FL
Jupiter Inlet Village, Jupiter, FL
The Lofts of Melbourne, Melbourne, FL
Riverwalk, Port St. Lucie, FL
Coach USA, Lake Worth, FL
Jupiter Medical Offices, Boynton Beach, FL
Baron Sign Company, Lake Park/Riviera Beach,, FL
The Arbours, Cathedral City, CA
Riverside Drive, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Anspach Companies, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Implant Innovations, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Lake Drive, Singer Island, FL
Hobe Sound Nursery, Hobe Sound, FL
45th Street Medical Offices, West Palm Beach, FL
Falkner Farms, Manatee County, FL