Getting around actively is central to my life, functioning as transportation, exercise, entertainment, and a source of social connection. I want to be part of envisioning and building places where everyone has the opportunity to walk, roll, bike, or take transit.
Amelia became a planner to work alongside communities, developing strategies to make active transportation a reality for more people. At Alta, she is part of a team that excels in collaborative, engaged planning with a focus on bicycle and pedestrian networks, Safe Routes to Schools, and New Mobility. Amelia brings an equity lens to her planning work, which is based in her previous experience in organizing, education, community development, and housing policy.