Tom Daniels is a Full Professor who directs the concentration in Land Use-Environmental Planning at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Design.. His main areas of interest are farmland preservation, growth management, and connection between land use and water quality. He often serves as a consultant to state and local governments and land trusts. He lives in Lancaster, Pennsylvania where for nine years he managed the county’s nationally-recognized farmland preservation program. Tom has taught at SUNY-Albany, Kansas State University, and Iowa State University. He has served on the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal of the American Planning Association, and in 2002 he was a Senior Fulbright Scholar at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.