About Altum

The Altum Group is a multi-discipline urban development consulting firm. We believe that the objective of our consulting efforts on behalf of our public and private clients is to identify and promote urban design, land planning, environmental planning, and civil engineering in a manner that makes the communities in which we work more livable, accessible, functional and enjoyable, thereby enabling environmental sensitivity, sustainable long-term growth, and vitality. Our team of professionals strive to integrate our management and communication skills with our technical expertise in a manner that efficiently and cost effectively completes our assignments to the mutual benefit and success of our clients and ourselves. Our professionals’ presence in the Inland and Desert Empires of Southern California extends back to 1972.

Small Business Enterprise Certifications

California Department of General Services (DGS) #1107100

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) Bench

San Diego County Water Authority

Staff Licenses, Permits, and Certifications

Professional Engineers, California

Professional Land Surveyors, California

American Institute of Certified Planners

Qualified SWPPP Practitioner/Developers


Our Mission

The Altum Group is a collaborative effort by dedicated, local professionals. We support one another in our professional endeavors; strive to maintain the highest level of quality in all that we do; achieve our clients objectives; and serve our clients and community in a sustainable manner.

Altum Core Values

Focus – the key to client success.

There is a difference between client satisfaction and client success. We want Altum clients to be more than just satisfied with our work. Our goal is to serve as an active partner, building the foundation for success. This is why priority one is learning: what do you, our customer, want to accomplish?

Expertise – the nexus of experience and innovation.

The Altum Group recognizes the dynamic nature of our business. Our staff not only possesses a deep foundational knowledge; they dedicate themselves to continually growing their knowledge base and remaining at the forefront of their industry.

Communication – a constant commitment to client connection.

Without a commitment to open dialog, partnerships fail. The keys to solving our clients’ issues are listening to their needs, maintaining constant communication, and establishing shared goals.

Integrity – the cornerstone of client trust.

We value our reputation for integrity, and strive for honesty, reliability and transparency in all aspects of our relationships. The result, for clients, is access to a trusted advisor and an ally to be relied on for true consultancy.