ENP and Associates is a sole proprietorship founded, owned and operated by Erin N. Perdu, based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. ENP planners offer extensive experience in comprehensive planning, Geographic Information Systems, public participation and implementation. We come from diverse backgrounds, which allow us to take an inter-disciplinary approach to the planning process. The result is more well-rounded products that can reach a variety of audiences.

Erin N. Perdu (erin@enp-associates.com)

Erin Perdu is the founder of ENP & Associates. She began her career in the public sector, working as a planner for Washtenaw County before entering the consulting world in 2002.  Her main interests lie in designing creative public involvement in the planning process; using GIS and modelling software for better decision making; and long-range planning. Ms. Perdu's credentials are summarized below.

Over 11 years of professional planning experience, including:

  • Member of the American Institute for Certified Planners (AICP) since 1999
  • Comprehensive planning at both the local and county levels
  • Site plan review for both County and local governments
  • Reviewing local rezoning requests
  • Writing and reviewing local zoning ordinances
  • Historic preservation planning
  • Economic development studies
  • Multi-jurisdictional planning, including writing two inter-jurisdictional regional plans encompassing 10 units of government
  • Developing instructional materials for local units of government on legislative changes

Over 12 years of experience with Geographic Information Systems, including:

  • Certified GIS Professional (GISP) since 2004
  • ESRI software products
  • Community Viz 3D modelling software
  • Data development
  • Data analysis and modeling
  • Build-out analysis
  • Custom mapping

Teaching Experience, Education and Awards

  • Certified instructor for the Michigan Association of Planning’s training programs for elected and appointed officials
  • Visiting Lecturer in Urban and Regional Planning at Eastern Michigan University
  • Instructor for the Citizen Planner Program, put on by the Michigan State University Extension Service
  • Master's Degree in Urban Planning from the University of Michigan , 1998
  • Master's Degree in Natural Resources from the University of Michigan , 1997
  • Bachelor's of Science in Earth Systems, with specialization in Land Systems Management from Stanford University , 1995
  • Winner of the 2001 Outstanding Joint Public Services Project Award from the Michigan Association of Counties and SEMCOG for the Chelsea Area Regional Plan
  • Presented numerous sessions at state and national conferences, including the Michigan Association of Planning and the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association

Megan Masson-Minock (megan@enp-associates.com)

Megan Masson-Minock is the Principal of ENP & Associates and has over a decade of professional planning experience, including four years of consulting. Megan's areas of interest include short range planning, zoning ordinances, food systems, site plan review and working with non-profits.  Her credentials are summarized below:

  • Provided site plan review and day-to-day planning services for communities in Southeastern Michigan
  • Provided zoning and planning advice to the Michigan Food Hub Learning and Innovation Network
  • Coordinated master plans in cities and townships
  • Managed development of updated Zoning and Subdivision Control Ordinances
  • Coordinated the development of neighborhood plans for non-profit organizations in the City of Detroit
  • AICP (American Institute for Certified Planners) since 2003
  • Master’s Degree in Urban Planning from the University of Michigan in 2000
  • AICP Award from the University of Michigan in April 2000
  • National Center for Community Economic Development, Emerging Leaders Program 2000
  • Four years experience in international development, with a specialty in the former Soviet Union
  • Bachelor’s of Political Science with High Honors, Bates College in 1994