Michael Volk is a Florida registered Landscape Architect, partner at Volk Design Consultants, LLC, and a Research Assistant Professor in the University of Florida Center for Landscape Conservation Planning, Department of Landscape Architecture. He has a Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Florida and a degree in Architecture from the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture. Michael has professional experience in planning and project management, specializing in work with historic and waterfront communities. His work with the Center for Landscape Conservation Planning includes work on regional conservation planning and research projects, including several current projects assessing sea level rise impacts on imperiled species and habitat in Florida.