Vernadero Welcomes Our New Master Planner Nina Shabazz

Master Planner | Fort Belvoir, Virginia


Ms. Nina Bahar Shabazz has 16 years of experience in master planning with an emphasis on community and contract planning, needs assessments, research and data analysis, meeting facilitation, presentations, and report development.


She has extensive experience providing planning services for local cities, counties, and military installations, including conducting public meetings, preparing technical reports, and making staff and public presentations. She has also served as an adjunct professor, teaching graduate students in public administration.


Her background includes acting as a development consultant for Highland Park, Michigan, and as a town planner and consultant for Zambia, Africa. Ms. Shabazz has a BS in Urban and Regional Planning from California State University – Pomona and an MS in Public Administration from California State University – San Bernadino.