Dean Robert G. Shibley has been elected as a Fellow of the American Institute of Certified Planners. Nominated by the New York Upstate Chapter of the American Planning Association, Shibley is recognized for his planning leadership and community service over the past four decades, and for his role in advancing, championing and quietly leading the revitalization of Bu alo and Western New York. Election to the College of Fellows is one of the highest honors bestowed by the AICP. Shibley’s election is made with particular acknowledgment of his leadership and advocacy of planning in service to the public. Fellows are elevated before the public and the profession as model planners who have made signi cant contributions to planning and society.