Planning & Environmental Services 


Patrick Cleary, AICP, CEP, PP, LEED AP, CNU-A is a licensed and certified professional planner with over three decades of experience in the field of planning. Mr. Cleary serves as the principal of Cleary Consulting, and is the professional primarily responsible for the work produced by the firm.

Prior to the formation of Cleary Consulting, Mr. Cleary worked in both the public and private sectors, as a municipal planner as well as a planner on the staff of consulting firms. This range of experience has provided Mr. Cleary with a comprehensive understanding and a balanced approach toward the field of planning. This in-depth knowledge translates into a keen understanding of the planning process and the characteristics of the field.


Professional Experience:

Principal, Cleary Consulting
                    Northport, New York

Previous:        Principal Planner, Village of Port Chester                        
                     Port Chester, New York

                    Planner, Divney Consulting
                    White Plains, New York

                    Planner, Town of Smithtown
    Smithtown, New York

   Planner, McCrosky Reuter
   Mineola, New York

Academic Credentials:

Master of Regional Planning, University of Massachusetts
                    Amherst, Massachusetts

                    Bachelor of Science, Environmental Science - Planning, State University of New York at Plattsburgh
                    Plattsburgh, New York

                    Real Estate Certificate, New York University
                    New York, New York

    New Urbanism Certificate
    University of Miami, School of Architecture

Professional Affiliations:

Mr. Cleary is an accredited member of the American Institute of Certified Planners and is a licensed Professional Planner in the state of New Jersey. Mr. Cleary is a member of the American Planning Association, Urban Land Institute, American Society of Consulting Planners, National Association of Environmental Professionals, New York Planning Federation, Westchester Municipal Planning Federation, Regional Plan Association and New York Main Street Alliance.

Mr. Cleary is a member of the US Green Building Council, is an accredited member of the Congress of New Urbanism and was one of the first in the nation to obtain LEED AP certification in the specialty of Neighborhood Development (first offered in 2010).

In 2011, Mr. Cleary was a member of the first class of approximately 30 professionals nation-wide to obtain the certified Environmental Planner (CEP) credential offered by the American Institute of Certified Planners.

Mr. Cleary is a past member of the national Board of Directors of the American Society of Consulting Planners, and is the Chairman of the Village of Asharoken Planning Board.

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