Carissa S. Slotterback, FAICP

Carissa Slotterback is an Associate Professor in Urban and Regional Planning and the Associate Dean of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota. Building on early planning practice experiences in the public and private sectors, she has modeled deep engagement with practice throughout her academic career. Her teaching and mentoring prepare students for practice and network them in the field. She has studied planning practice to reveal innovations in public engagement, environmental planning, and sustainability. She has advanced institutional change via engagement in APA, ACSP, and through leadership positions in her university.