Matthew W. Allen, RLA

Vice President, Treasurer

518-587-2550 ext. 2249

Over the past 30 years with Saratoga Associates, Matt’s professional focus has included regional and community planning, downtown streetscape and waterfront redevelopment and environmental compliance. He serves as project manager and site designer for a wide variety of site development projects including industrial, commercial, institutional, residential, and mixed-use projects.

Matt leads our Visual Impact Assessment and Scenic Resource Management practice. He is a recognized leader in the specialized discipline of visual impact assessment and aesthetic mitigation and is highly skilled in the application of advanced computer-generated visual simulation, animation and viewshed development technology. With Matt’s unique expertise, Saratoga Associates is able to assist project sponsors identify cost effective site selection and design solutions that make a project more compatible with its surroundings, and ultimately easier to permit.

Education:   Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Master of Science, Urban and Environmental Studies, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute