Community Development Planner
As the Community Development Planner, Justin is involved in supporting communities within the Flint Hills Economic Development District (FHEDD). Engaging in economic development and working to assist small communities are some of his primary activities in this position.
Prior to joining the Flint Hills Regional Council, Justin received his Master’s in Urban Planning from The University of Kansas. During his time at KU he had the opportunity to intern at the Mid-American Regional Council in Kansas City, as well as several housing nonprofits in the Kansas City Area. After receiving his undergraduate degree in Community and Regional Planning from Iowa State University, Justin worked as a GIS Technician at Burns and Mcdonnell, and BHC Rhodes.