ASU / AzAPA Planning Career Fair 2018

2018 Planning Career Fair
Two valuable opportunities!

4:00-5:00 pm -  Panel: Developing a Career in Planning

Hear the insights of a group of professional planners from a wide variety of settings -- an information-packed question-and-answer session, with panelists

  • Cara Bellavia, Office Director (Phoenix and Tucson), SWCA Environmental Consultants
  • Maja Brkovic, Planner II, City of Phoenix
  • Ian Dowdy, AICP, Program Director, Sonoran Institute
  • Noel Griemsmann, AICP, Senior Urban Planner, Snell & Wilmer
  • Alex Lestinsky, Planner II, City of Goodyear

5:00-6:30 pm - Mixer (with planning organizations at conference tables)

Dozens of professional planners will be available at conference tables, ready to talk with you!  Some will be collecting resumes for upcoming hires.  All of them will be eager to answer your questions about planning work in their setting, and offer their advice to you.  PDF icon Current list of participants

Planning Students:

Here’s a great opportunity to meet with professional planners who will share their insights on building a career in planning. Learn what skills and experiences you should build while you’re in school. Network and become acquainted with professional organizations in Arizona.

If you’re looking for an internship or a full-time position, bring your resume!

Planning Professionals:

Planners of all kinds – participating in the Career Fair provides a great service to future planners!  Students appreciate the opportunity to talk with you about planning careers – whether or not you’re offering an internship or job. 

There is no fee to host a table at the mixer, and refreshments will be provided, as well as reserved, validated parking.

Planning professionals:  Would you like to participate?  RSVP here, or email Barbara Trapido-Lurie,

Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 4:00-6:30 pm
Memorial Union Ventana Room (241)