Lesley Lowe, AICP CTP achieves Advanced Specialty Certification in Transportation Planning


Environmental Science Associates is pleased to announce that Lesley Lowe, AICP CTP is now an American Planning Association (APA) Certified Transportation Planner (CTP). This credential recognizes in-depth knowledge, experience, and leadership skills in transportation planning. As an AICP Certified Transportation Planner, Lesley is one of less than 100 of the nearly 16,000 AICP members throughout the U.S. have successfully achieved the CTP credential.

“This prestigious credential recognizes Lesley’s expertise in advanced transportation planning,” said Crescentia Brown, AICP, ESA’s Bay Area Community Development Director, “Her achievement supports ESA’s growing transportation planning practice and is another example of how we continually strive to provide our clients with exceptionally qualified experts in their field.”

This advanced specialty certification in transportation planning is awarded to certified professional planners who meet the minimum application requirements and successfully pass a rigorous exam demonstrating their exceptional level of expertise in the art and science of advanced transportation planning, including the analysis of complex transportation planning problems; creation of feasible solutions; coordination across constituencies and disciplines; and recommendations that efficiently integrate transport systems into the full set of systems necessary for healthy and sustainable communities. For more information about this credential please go to the AICP website at www.planning.org/asc/transportation.

Lesley is a Managing Associate in our Bay Area Community Development Group. She has more than 15 years of experience managing and preparing technical analyses for advanced planning and transportation projects. She’s been integral to projects such as the Pleasanton Climate Action Plan and General Plan Amendment EIR; Doyle Drive Environmental and Design Study; Oakland Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan EIR; and the Napa Downtown Specific Plan EIR.

Press Release: Lesley Lowe, AICP CTP achieves Advanced Specialty Certification  in Transportation Planning