Oral History of Peter W. Herman

Peter W. Herman was RPA’s our longest-serving board member and Chair of the Association from 1997 to 2010. Peter joined RPA as Counsel in 1970 and was elected to the Board in 1987. In 2010, he was given the organization’s lifetime achievement award, and RPA subsequently established an endowed chair in Peter’s memory. Peter passed away on February 19, 2023 at the age of 78.

Peter Herman

(left) An undated photo of Peter Herman at a RPA event.

Oral History of Peter Herman

On June 14, 2022, as part of RPA’s centennial, Peter Herman was interviewed by Sarah Coffman, PhD Candidate at Rutgers University, about his experiences at Regional Plan Association. Running time: 1 hour, 6 minutes