Diversity in the Profession - Ethics and Career Advancement in Planning

APA Oregon Chapter


Friday, December 7, 2018, 3:30 p.m.
Friday, December 7, 2018, 5 p.m. PST

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The session will be a moderated discussion with panelists addressing the following topics:       Demographic make-up of the profession with data on AICP and FAICP membership      Ethical principles related to career advancement, diversity, and continuing education      Why AICP membership is important?  Should FAICP be a career goal?        What is our responsibility to help promote diversity in the profession?       What can we do as planners to help diversify membership?


Megan Horst, AICP

Dr. Megan Horst is an assistant professor in the Toulan School of Urban Studies and Planning at Portland State University. Her research expertise is in land use planning, food systems, and food justice. She currently serves as the chair of the Diversity & Equity committee in the school. Read More

Robin Scholetsky, AICP

Robin A Scholetzky, AICP, LEED AP ND. Robin Scholetzky, has been a practicing urban planner in Portland, Oregon for nearly 20 years. She is the founder and Principal at UrbanLens Planning, a planning and development practice in Portland. Robin’s portfolio of work includes a range of land use planning ... Read More

Dave Siegel, FAICP

Dave Siegel, FAICP is an award-winning urban and regional planner with over 40 years’ experience in both the public and private sectors, helping build communities locally, across the country and internationally. He is past national President of the American Planning Association, a Fellow of the American Institute of Certified Planners ... Read More

Paddy Tillett, FAICP

Contact Info

Stephanie Kennedy, oapa@oregonapa.org