David Plettner  Jerry Allen
The Cultural+Planning Group has been selected by Broward County to craft a ten-year Community Cultural Plan that examines diversity connected to Creative Economy, Cultural Tourism and Public Art and Design, and provides a comprehensive needs assessment, vision, draft legislation, policy framework, recommendations, strategies, funding requirements, funding sources, evaluation instrument, and benchmarks.


The following are the members of the consultant team for the Broward County 2020 Cultural Plan:(click name for bio)

Jerry Allen, The Cultural+Planning Group, Principal

David Plettner, The Cultural+Planning Group, Co-Founder and Principal

Economic Diagnostics, Steve Nivin, Ph.D.

Places, Gary Esolen

Wakeling Inc. dba The Tara Group, Linda Flynn

POWERi Technology, Inc., David Andrade


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The Cultural+Planning Group Client Roster


California Community Foundation, Los Angeles
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, New York
Hawai‘i Community Foundation, Honolulu
Pew Charitable Trusts, Philadelphia Cultural Management Initiative
The Eisner Foundation, Beverly Hills
The Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation, Connecticut
The Getty Grant Program, J. Paul Getty Trust
The James Irvine Foundation, San Francisco
The John Randolph and Dora Haynes Foundation, Los Angeles
The San Diego Foundation
The Times Mirror Foundation, Los Angeles

Government Agencies
City of Glendale, California
City of Livermore, California
City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Division
City of Menlo Park, California
City of Pasadena, California
City of San Antonio, Texas
City of Santa Clarita, California
City of Santa Monica, California
City of Stockton, California
City of Thousand Oaks, California
City of Torrance, California
City of Tracy, California
City of Ventura, California
City of Whittier, California
Contra Costa County, California
Culver City, California
Florida Keys Council on the Arts, Key West
Kentucky Arts Council, Frankfort
Los Angeles County Arts Commission
National Endowment for the Arts
Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission
Salt Lake County, Center for the Arts
Salt Lake County, ZAP (Zoo, Arts & Parks) Program

Arts and Cultural Organizations
18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, California
African American Museum of Philadelphia
Alliance of Artists Communities, Providence, Rhode Island
Arts Leadership Alliance, Tracy, California
Association of Performing Arts Presenters, Washington, D.C.
Center for the Study of Political Graphics, Los Angeles
Chamber Music America, New York City
Community Arts Center, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
Grand Canyon Music Festival, Grand Canyon, Arizona
Halau Hula Ka No’eau, Honolulu and Waimea, Hawai‘i
Hawai‘i Capital Cultural District, Honolulu
Honolulu Theatre for Youth
Independent Feature Project/West, Los Angeles
LA Stage Alliance
Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions
Music Center of Los Angeles, Center Dance Association
National Arts Strategies, Baltimore
Painted Bride Arts Center, Philadelphia
Palos Verdes Art Center, Rancho Palos Verdes, California
Santa Monica Museum of Art, California
Southwest Chamber Music, Pasadena, California
The Philadelphia Singers, Philadelphia
University of Southern California, KUSC-FM
Washington Place Foundation, Honolulu
Wyck Association, Germantown, Pennsylvania