Richard Jackson is a pediatrician and Professor emeritus at UCLA’s Fielding School of Public Health. Dr. Jackson is an expert on the “built environment," and studies how architecture and urban planning affect physical, mental and social health. He's co-authored three books on the subject, and hosted the PBS series “Designing Healthy Communities.” For nine years he was Director of the CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health and received the Presidential Distinguished Service Award. Dick is an elected Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects and elected Honorary Fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architects.

Richard Jackson