Naphtali Knox, FAICP
Naphtali has been editor of Northern News since 2005. He was Director of Planning and Construction at the University of Chicago, then Director of Planning and Community Environment for Palo Alto, and had a successful general plan practice in California — Knox and Associates — from 1981 until his retirement in 2009 at age 76. Knox holds a master in city planning from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.Arch from the University of Minnesota. He and his wife live in Palo Alto in the house they bought in 1972.