Brett Merriam is a Project Analyst based in the BRV New York office. He is primarily responsible for developing and executing programming plans for multiple public space projects, marketing and web design for BRV, and creating graphics for many of BRV’s projects.
His work with BRV includes Bay Park in Toronto, Canada, in which Brett developed a schematic programming plan for a new elevated park; plaza design guidance for Titletown in Green Bay, Wisconsin; and, High Street Park in Atlanta, Georgia, where Brett worked closely with landscape design firm, OJB, to create an active park in a new mixed-use development. Currently, Brett also develops and operates programming in the Harbor Point district of Stamford, Connecticut.
Brett graduated from Vassar College, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies with both general and departmental honors, as well as Phi Beta Kappa honors.
Before joining BRV, Brett worked with the NYC Department of City Planning in the Urban Design Division, where he researched resiliency strategies for Sandy-affected neighborhoods. He has also worked with the City of Poughkeepsie Community Development office to revitalize Poughkeepsie's Main Street.