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Kinder Baumgardner,
SWA Houston

Mr. Baumgardner serves as a Managing Principal at the Houston office of SWA Group, an international land planning firm. His current work often finds him in the Middle East, Africa, and the Indian Subcontinent, where he is called upon to synthesize complex systems to create open spaces for new cities or urban precincts. His projects include a design for the Atlanta I-75/I-85 connector, master plans for the University/City Park Lakes in Baton Rouge, and Buffalo Bayou Park in Houston, and a design for downtown Cairo, Egypt. Mr. Baumgardner earned a bachelor’s in landscape architecture from Louisiana State University.