Board of Directors

Executive Board


Angela J. Cleveland, AICP

Vice President




Alison LeFlore, AICP
Senior Planner
226 Causeway Street 6th Floor
Boston, MA 02114

Immediate Past President (Acting)

Kristen D. Las, AICP
Assistant Town Manager/Economic Development Coordinator
Town of Shrewsbury
100 Maple Avenue
Shrewsbury, MA 01545

Immediate Past President

Kristin Kassner, AICP
Planning Director
Town of Burlington
25 Center Street
Burlington, MA 01803

Professional Development Officer

Amanda Chisholm, AICP
Development Manager
WS Development


Kenneth Comia, AICP
Senior Planner – Land Use and Environment
Pioneer Valley Planning Commission
60 Congress Street, 1st Floor
Springfield, MA 01104


Jessica Allan, AICP
Project Associate
MBL Housing and Development
256 Pleasant Street, Suite B
Northampton, MA 01060
Direct: 413-727-8294
Office: 413-835-0242

Legislative and Policy Officer

Jennifer Raitt
Director of Planning and Community Development
Town of Arlington
730 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, Massachusetts 02476

Regional Representatives


Monica G. Tibbits-Nutt, AICP, LEED AP BD+C
Executive Director of the 128 Business Council


Shayne M. Trimbell, AICP
Director of Transit Planning, SRTA
700 Pleasant Street, Suite 320
New Bedford, MA 02740
Cell: 774-510-0031





James E. Robbins

Town Planner
Town of Westborough
45 West Main Street, Suite 22
Westborough, MA 01581


Lee M. Pouliot, AICP, ASLA
Director of Planning & Development
City of Chicopee
City Hall Annex • 274 Front Street • 4th Floor • Chicopee, Massachusetts 01013
Tel (413) 594-1515 • Fax (413) 594-1514

Cape and the Islands




Elizabeth Jenkins, AICP
Director of Planning & Development
Town of Barnstable
200 Main Street
Hyannis, MA 02601

Greater Boston

Cory Berg
Campus Planner
Northeastern University
Campus Planning & Real Estate Department

Chapter Sub-Committees

Economic Development Committee Chair

Paul DiGiuseppe, CNU-A, MPA
Director of Planning & Economic Development
Town of Norton, MA

Sustainable Development Committee Chair

Bob Mitchell, FAICP
Planning Consultant
Land Use, Planning, Sustainable Development, & Training Programs
151 Tremont Street Suite 23A
Boston, MA 02111
617.512.9751 (c)

Transportation Committee Chair

Alison Felix, AICP
Senior Transportation Planner/Emerging Technologies Specialist
Metropolitan Area Planning Council
60 Temple Place
Boston, MA02111
617.933.0700 x742

Community Development & Housing Committee Chair




Judi Barrett
Barrett Planning Group LLC
6 Resnik Road, Suite 201
Plymouth, MA 02360
(781) 206-6045

Chapter Liaison

Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Liaison

Elaine Wijnja, AICP

Principal Land Use Planner
100 Cambridge Street
Suite 300
Boston, MA 02114

Massachusetts Association of Planning Directors (MAPD) Liaison




Kristina Johnson, AICP
Assistant Director of Planning
and Community Development
Town of Hudson
78 Main Street
Hudson, MA 01749

Citizen Planner Training Collaborative (CPTC) Liaison

Katharine Lacy, AICP
Senior Project Manager
160 Federal Street, Boston, MA. 02110
Work: 857-317-8514 Main: 617-330-9955
Email: Web:

Mass Association of Consulting Planners (MACP) Liaison

Kathleen McCabe, FAICP, EDP 
McCabe Enterprises

Social Events Coordinator/Liason

Elizabeth Wood, AICP

Director of Planning & Community Development
City of Leominster
25 west Street
Leominster, MA 01453

APA Chapter Manager




Brian Currie, AICP