Suzann S. Rhodes, FAICP

Suzann Rhodes is a national leader in transportation planning. She led statewide policy changes in Ohio by developing a process that integrates the planning process and its principles into public-sector transportation planning and decision making, and secured its implementation by educating over 1,000 transportation professionals. Her research, presentations, training, and work products advanced planning practice nationally by setting the standard and demanding the inclusion of planning elements into traditional transportation project development, with emphasis on impacts from commerce through freight mobility. Her work is nationally recognized by the National Academy of Science, TRB, ASHTO and FHWA. Inducted 2012.