White Stairs


We’re a team who puts our talent, our passion and our energy into standing by our word. The first priority of our professionals is to put people first in the belief that our community’s human resources are our most critical resources. We blend science with practical experience to develop innovative project solutions, and our approaches are infused with a focus on building open and honest communication channels with the citizens of each community in which the firm works.

Exceeding client expectations is our trademark, because every project we take on represents a commitment to effecting positive outcomes – on time, every time.

  • Over 219 Years Combined Experience

  • Corporate, Local, State and Federal Clients

  • Unmatched Public Participation Expertise

  • Project Management and Staff Augmentation Expertise

Franklin proudly provides hundreds of dedicated team members in areas throughout Louisiana and across other regions. These team members are the true front line of the firm. In addition to those members of the firm, we refer to the leadership team of the firm as the core team.

Perry J. Franklin, MBA


James C. Taylor, AICP

Certified Planner

Ritney A. Castine

Project Manager

Catherine L. Anthony

Project Manager

Andrew T. Santee

Project Coordinator

Risa R. Mueller, PMP

Vice President, Senior Public Affairs Strategist

Ted R. Devall, MBA

Construction Manager

Leatrice Dupré

Project Manager

Cristina Lacroix

Creative Manager

Tran Doan

Administrative Coordinator

Kyla C. Jones

Operations Manager

Johnathan S. Hill

Project Manager

Avery F. Jack

Project Manager

P. Jude Franklin, Jr.

Project Coordinator