Form-Based Codes Institute at Smart Growth America

Nancy Stroud, Esq, AICP, Secretary

Nancy Stroud Of Counsel
Lewis, Stroud & Deutsch, P.L.
1900 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
FBCI Involvement

Nancy Stroud is a planning and development lawyer in Florida primarily representing local governments in efforts to create walkable and vibrant communities. She is a recognized expert in the preparation and implementation of form based codes. She was the legal consultant in the award-winning team that created the Miami21 form based code, winner of the 2010 Dreihaus Form-based Codes Award (Paul Crawford Distinction for a Ground Breaking Code), and the 2011 American Planning Association National Planning Excellence Award for Best Practice. Nancy writes and lectures on planning law issues, and is co-author of a leading law school treatise Planning and Control of Land Development. She graduated from the University of North Carolina with a law degree and master of regional planning, and is a Fellow of the American Institute of Certified Planners College of Fellows.