This month APA welcomes a new staff member and notes a promotion.

Meetings Manager

Devin Lindsey

Devin Lindsey, APA’s new Meetings Manager, will provide first-line staff support for the National Planning Conference and all other APA meetings. As NPC liaison, she will work closely with the NPC Committee and Local Host Subcommittees. In addition to managing the planning, implementation, and execution of APA meetings, Devin will pursue innovations that enhance the overall event experience for conference and meeting attendees. Devin, who works in APA’s Chicago office, is a Certified Meeting Professional with a BA in Business Administration, Marketing, from the University of South Florida. Glad to have you, Devin!

Planning and Community Health Center Manager

Sagar Shah, PhD

Sagar Shah has been promoted to the position of Planning and Community Health Center Manager, based in Washington. Since he joined APA in February 2017 as an associate, Sagar has contributed to projects such as Metrics for Planning Healthy Communities, Health and Equity in Comprehensive Planning, and a Water Needs Assessment for NOAA. Sagar has a doctorate in Regional Development Planning from the University of Cincinnati, a master’s degree in planning from the University of Southern California, and a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the National Institute of Technology in Trichy, India. Congratulations, Sagar!


July 18, 2018