Edward Applebome is a Senior Vice President with more than 35 years of experience in the field; from 2006 through 2015 he served as AKRF’s President and CEO.
Mr. Applebome has managed planning and environmental studies for well over a hundred development projects. He has served as AKRF's project director in preparation of Environmental Impact Statements (EISs) for many prominent development initiatives sponsored by both private sector applicants and public agencies. These include Hudson River Park, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Bear Stearns World Headquarters, Bank of America Headquarters, the Brooklyn Federal Courthouse, Steeplechase Baseball Stadium (now MCU Park) at Coney Island, Citi Field, IKEA Red Hook, Gateway Center at Bronx Terminal Market, Roosevelt Island Northtown and Southtown, the expansion of the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH), New York University (NYU) Core, National Tennis Center Vision Plan, and the Cornell Applied Sciences Campus.
Mr. Applebome holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin and a Master’s degree in City and Regional Planning from Harvard University. He is also a member of the Institute of Transportation Engineers.