Alan Colyer is a principal and design director for Gensler. A 27-year member of SCUP, Alan’s primary focus is on campus planning and educational facilities. Working closely with private and public universities and community college districts, Alan sees the unique distinctions and emerging overlaps between the various types of education providers. He is a frequent speaker at universities and conferences on the topic of education. Alan was the senior planner for the George Bush Presidential Library Complex at Texas A&M University and at the request of the President and First Lady Barbara Bush, designed their Presidential burial memorial. Alan attended Texas A&M University and is the recipient of the 2003 Distinguished Alumnus Award for the TAMU College of Architecture.