MSA Consulting, Inc. features Marvin Roos, Senior Advisor. He joined MSA 24 years ago in 1992 after serving the City of Palm Springs for more than 20 years. With a Bachelor of Architecture Degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and more than 4 decades of planning experience, Mr. Roos has an exceptional depth and breadth of knowledge in the planning field. He continues to assist clients in understanding and negotiating the Entitlement Process and assists in the design of proposed developments. His project designs include dozens of residential communities throughout the Inland Empire, community parks, and multiple commercial and industrial developments in the Coachella Valley.
In his downtime, Marvin enjoys film and digital photography, landscape gardening, and his various collections, which include photographs by Ansel Adams, William Garnett and Barry Goldwater, vinyl records, 1960’s concert posters, vintage cameras and postage stamps.
He is a 5th generation Californian and has been married 48 years to his wife Susan. They are proud grandparents and most recently welcomed a new grandson, Thomas, now 6 months old.