John Coyle moved to New Orleans in 2008 to participate in the rebuilding effort. He believes in the power of architecture and public interest design to advance positive change in the community. After receiving his Masters in Architecture from Tulane, he served as an AmeriCorps VISTA at the Tulane City Center, coordinating students and volunteers to complete community design-build projects. John is passionate about stormwater management and incorporates green infrastructure into every home built by YRNO. He is the founder of Urbanscapes Design + Build, which recently completed the Greenway Plaza on the Lafitte Greenway.