BCC MN (16)FINAL       

Mark Nickita, Commissioner

Elected November, 2009
E-mail: mnickita@bhamgov.org 

Past Boards/Appointments:

  • Mayor, 2012, 2017       
  • Mayor Pro Tem, 2011, 2016       
  • Birmingham Planning Board 1997-2000, 2003-2009, Past Chair       
  • Shain Park Design and Selection Committees       
  • Birmingham/Troy Transit Center Advisory Committee and Charrette       
  • Booth Park Design Committee, Construction Volunteer       
  • Triangle District Design Advisory Committee and Charrette       
  • Downtown Retail Window Design Committee       
  • Neighborhood Garage-Front House Ordinance Sub-Committee

Current Affiliations:

  • American Institute of Architects Michigan, Director       
  • American Institute of Architects Detroit, Director, Past President       
  • Congress for the New Urbanism, Member, Charter Signatory       
  • American Planning Association, Member       
  • Michigan Society of Planners, Member       
  • Birmingham PSD, Business Development Committee       
  • Lawrence Technological University Distinguished Alumni Committee       
  • Parishioner, Holy Name Church       
  • President of Archive Design Studio in Detroit; architect, urbanist and adjunct professor of urban design

Mark is married to Jennifer and has a son Alexander and a daughter Paige.