Paul Inghram, FAICP

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FAICP Statement

Paul Inghram’s leadership in growth management and sustainability has established models for building vibrant urban neighborhoods and stopping sprawl. His work has ranged from planning for small towns to leading planning for the Seattle-Tacoma metro region, covering four million people. His work, heralded as a national example, has resulted in innovations in transit-oriented development, regional planning, and environmental restoration that has elevated the practice of planning. Inghram mentors and guest lectures at the University of Washington and served as the president of the American Institute of Certified Planners (2010–2011).

Professional Biography

Paul Inghram, FAICP, is the Director of Growth Management at the Puget Sound Regional Council.


137464 | University of Washington
Graduation Date: December, 1993
Degree Level: Undergraduate
Planning Degree

162072 | University of Virginia
Graduation Date: August, 2012
Degree Level: Other Degree

Seattle University
Graduation Date: June, 2006
Degree Level: Graduate
Planning Degree

Job History

Puget Sound Regional Council
Director of Growth Management
August,2015 - Present
Seattle, WA
United States

City of Bellevue
Comprehensive Planning Manager
January,2006 - August,2015
Bellevue, WA
United States

Senior Planner
January,2001 - January,2006
Seattle, WA
United States