Kyung Honored for Promoting Pedestrian and Bicycle Transportation

APA member Grace Kyung was named the 2017 Young Professional of the Year by the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals.

Kyung is the special project director for Trailnet, a nonprofit organization that fosters healthy, active communities through innovative programs, planning, and policy to garner community support for walking, bicycling and public transit in the St. Louis region.

Through her work at Trailnet on a Plan4Health project, Kyung has changed the way St. Louis residents talk about street design and traffic calming to reduce traffic flow and improve safety for motorists, pedestrians and cyclists. Read more about Kyung’s project.

Kyung is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with dual master’s degrees in urban planning and public health.


July 10, 2017