Development Team


Coleman Partners Architects LLC, Baton Rouge, LA
Perkins + Will Architects
Antunovich Associates, Chicago, IL

Urban Planning

Dover, Kohl, & Partners, Coral Gables, FL
Urban Design Associates, Pittsburgh, PA

Government & Civic Leadership Partners

The Honorable John Bel Edwards, Governor of Louisiana
The Honorable Sharon Weston-Broome, Mayor-President, City and Parish of East Baton Rouge
The Honorable Garrett Graves, United States Congressman
Johnny Bradberry, Governor’s Executive Assistant for Coastal Activities
Michael Ellis, Executive Director, Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority
Jay Dardenne, Louisiana Commissioner of Administration
Don Pierson, Secretary, Louisiana Economic Development
Carolyn E. Martin, President and CEO, Commercial Properties Realty Trust
John Davies, President and CEO, Baton Rouge Area Foundation
Justin Ehrenwerth , President and CEO, The Water Institute of the Gulf

Strategic Research Partnerships

The Water Institute of the Gulf
Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority
Deltares, Netherlands
Delft, Singapore Water Alliance
Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
University of Louisiana System
Tulane University

Supporting Agencies

The State of Louisiana
Louisiana Economic Development
Louisiana Division of Administration
The City of Baton Rouge and East Baton Rouge Parish
United States Army Corps of Engineers
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources
United States Geological Survey