MAP Elections 2018 - Candidates

This year, we have 2 open seats and 4 candidates running.  Ballots will be available online starting August 7, and email reminders will be sent by APA to all Michigan APA and Michigan Chapter Only Members.  Keep your eyes open for an Election Email from APA.  

Mohamed Ayoub

Work Experience:

2016 – Present, Senior Planner, City of Dearborn
2015 – 2016, Planner, City of Dearborn
2014 – 2015, GIS Assistant, Michigan Department of Transportation

Education:

Master of Urban Planning, Wayne State University, Detroit MI 2016
Bachelor of Arts, Urban Studies, Wayne State University, Detroit MI 2012

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Wayne R. Beyea, J.D., AICP

Work Experience:

2000-Present: Senior Specialist, Michigan State University, School of Planning, Design and Construction, Urban & Regional Planning Program, East Lansing, MI                       
1997-2000: Project Planner, LSL Planning, Grand Rapids, MI
1994-1997: Community & Economic Development Specialist, Eastern Maine Development Corp., Bangor, ME
1993- Director of State Initiatives, ME Dept. of Community and Economic Development, Augusta, ME

Education:

Bachelor of Science, Urban Planning, Michigan State University, 1989
Master of Public Administration, University of Maine, 1993
Juris Doctor, Michigan State University College of Law, 2008

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Kami Pothukuchi, PhD 

Work Experience:

1998-current        Associate Professor, Wayne State University (previously Assistant Professor)
2007                    Visiting faculty fellow, Michigan State University
1996-98               Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Education:

B.Arch., University of Bombay, Mumbai, India, 1987
M.U.P., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1990
M.Arch., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1991
Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1995

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Sharon Woods 

Work Experience:

2008 – Current | Founding Principal, President | LandUseUSA
2002 – 2008 | Principal | Anderson Economic Group
2001 – 2002 | Senior Manager | Location Intelligence | General Motors, Channel Vantage
2000 – 2001 | Director | Real Estate Market Strategies | Sears Holdings, Kmart
1993 – 2000 | Senior Manager | Area Research | Macy’s, Federated Dept. Stores
1990 – 1993 | Senior Analyst | Market Research & Analysis | Target, Dayton-Hudson

Education:

Bachelors’ Degree, Liberal Arts, Applied Geography, Mathematics Minor | Univ. of Wisconsin | 1988
Masters’ Degree, Liberal Arts, Applied Geography, Urban Planning Emphasis | Miami University | 1990

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