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William C. Caldwell, AIA, AICP, LEED AP

Managing Director

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As Managing Director, Bill Caldwell leads the Design and Construction teams at EDENS. His expertise has transformed EDENS’ approach as it relates to all aspects of design, from master planning to sustainability.

Bill has more than 30 years of experience in master planning, urban design and architecture. Prior to joining EDENS, Bill led RTKL’s Urban Design Practice based in Washington, DC and was in partnership with his wife in Stuttgart, Germany operating as Stadtbauarchitektur, a planning and urban design firm, before joining RTKL.

At EDENS, Bill’s vision for building and enriching communities touches all aspects of design and development. He brings unique accountability at EDENS by integrating planning, entitlement, design and construction. To date, Bill and his team have played a strategic role in more than 50 developments and redevelopments at EDENS from New England to Florida in the East and from Texas to Colorado in the West. Project types range from complex mixed-use developments such as Mosaic in Fairfax, VA to redevelopments of community centers such as Cabin John Village in Montgomery County, MD.

Bill is a member of the Urban Land Institute and American Institute of Architects, and is a AICP Certified Planner and a LEED Accredited Professional. Bill received a Masters and Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Miami and a Bachelor of Science in Design Architecture from Arizona State University.