Norman Wright is the Director of Neighborhood Services for Adams County, Colorado. In his career as a local government planner, he has written a city-wide form-based code and authored six plans for three local governments. His work has received awards from the Tennessee and South Carolina Chapters of the American Planning Association and a nomination for the SEIMENS Sustainable Communities Award. In 2013, he was named Tennessee's “Public Administrator of the Year”. His work has been featured in the American Planning Association’s Practicing Planner, Zoning Practice, and Planning magazines. He also makes frequent contributions to the professional communities at Planetizen.com and Better! Cities and Towns.