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Michael Mehaffy


Sustasis Foundation
742 SW Vista Ave., #42
Portland, OR 97205

2018 Clem Labine Award Winner



Michael W. Mehaffy is an author, educator, environmental designer, urban planner, and Executive Director of the Sustasis Foundation, a small urban think tank based in Portland, Oregon. He is also Senior Researcher at KTH University in Stockholm, Sweden, and currently Chair of the College of Chapters of the International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture and Urbanism (INTBAU). He has held teaching and/or research appointments in architecture, urban planning and philosophy at seven universities in six countries, and he received his Ph.D. in architecture from Delft University of Technology.