Stephen Ibendahl, ASLA, AICP

The i5 Group

    Stephen Ibendahl, Principal of the i5Group, brings over 20 years of experience in community and urban planning, public affairs, landscape architecture, and project management. Past clients include communities, state and federal agencies, neighborhood organizations, and businesses. Stephen brings trusted public engagement and facilitation experience in working with community groups, whether it is a committee of 10 or a standing room only crowd of over 100.


    He is an advocate for walkable communities, sustainable design, and green infrastructure. He has served on the Forest Park Advisory Board, OneSTL Steering Committee, the Lafayette Park Advisory Board, FOCUS St. Louis Sustainability Roadmap Task Force, MSD’s Stormwater BMP Work Group, and AIA’s Sustainable Design Team.