Erin Kelley Joins Urban Design Kilday Studios

Erin Kelley

Urban Design Kilday Studios, one of Palm Beach County’s largest urban design, planning and landscape architecture firms, has added Erin Kelley as a planning project manager. Her primary responsibilities include preparing and processing applications for development approvals and entitlements, land use analysis, and site planning for UDKS clients.

Prior to joining UDKS, Kelley worked as a senior planner at the City of Palm Beach Gardens Planning & Zoning Department, providing site plan review, evaluation of land use plan applications, and managing oversight on variance and special permit applications. She assisted in development and implementation of growth management, land use, economic development, utility, housing, transportation, facilities, solid waste and other plans and codes to meet the city’s needs and any related intergovernmental agreements or requirements.

Kelley received her bachelor’s degree in international affairs from Florida State University and a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from Florida Atlantic University. She is a member of the Florida Chapter of the American Planning Association and the Florida Chapter of the Congress for the New Urbanism.

Founded in 1977, UDKS provides the multi-disciplinary services of land use planning and landscape architecture with a focus on land use analysis, site-specific design and landscape planting design for both public and private development sectors. For more info., visit or call (561) 366-1100.