: a person who plans something ;
: one whose job is to create a comprehensive or systematic plan or design within a particular field or for a particular project
- … the thrust of the book is not location theory or regional economic development, but rather the nuts and bolts of concern to government planners and local chambers of commerce.
- —Edward Malecki
- While most planners agree that there is enough water in Arizona to support the people currently living there, the allocation and use of water in the Phoenix area is a vital issue for residents …
- —Charles Sargent
- We talked to our financial planner about how to save enough money for retirement.
: something (such as a device, program, or notebook) that provides a schedule and is used for planning activities, travels, etc.