Kirsty Shelton Gerosa

Land Use Planner
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Kirsty Gerosa is a land use planner at Farella Braun + Martel with a focus on the wine industry and renewable energy project development.  Ms. Gerosa is based out of Farella’s St. Helena office.

Ms. Gerosa is a seasoned planning and sustainable design professional.  As a key member of a client’s project development team, she is adept at securing critical land use entitlements, applicable permits and environmental review for large and small land use projects.  She assists with strategy and execution from concept to completion.  Ms. Gerosa brings significant experience incorporating renewable energy, sustainable land development principles and alternative construction techniques.

Prior to joining Farella, Ms. Gerosa was a senior land use planner for the County of Napa.  She holds certificates in Real Estate Development and Small Wind Energy Systems from the University of California, Davis and is an accredited professional in Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). 



  • American Planning Association
  • Union of Concerned Citizens
  • Napa County Land Trust
  • United States Green Building Council