Dominic Kinyua Gitau, a professional Urban and Regional Planner and a Landscape Architect lectures at Kenyatta University in the Department of Architecture. He has previously taught at Jomo Kenyatta University (JKUAT), Technical University of Kenya, and the University of Nairobi. He is a member of professional bodies notably Architectural Association of Kenya (AAK) and Kenya Institute of Planners (KIP). Being a member of Heritage Conservation and Human Rights (HCHR) Research Network which does research on Heritage Assets and Conservation, Kinyua, within the network has intensively researched on the Nairobi CBD Heritage and this research work is under review, to be published as a book chapter. Besides, Kinyua has participated in preparations of various seminars for presentations of research work in Kenya, one being the Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA) which brings together all built environment professionals from all over the world. He is currently working on his Ph.D studies in the area of urban planning and conservation. He holds an M.A Planning Degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Nairobi (2012) and a B.L. Architecture (1 st Class Honours) Degree from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT, 2008). In the industrial practice, Kinyua has been involved in various design and construction projects of varied magnitude in Kenya. He has worked as an architectural assistant and a landscape architect at a private company, AXIS Architects and Interior Designers and he is currently a director of a private limited company, ARARAT Landscapes and Contractors Limited.