Jia Yuan is a Design Fellow at PennPraxis. While Jia's interests in planning across multiple topics, she is specifically passionate about data-driven planning and the intersection of technology, sustainability and planning decisions. Prior to joining the PennPraxis team, she worked for Landrum & Brown as well as City of Redmond. She has worked on various public transit projects, such as the Sound Transit Light Rail East Link Extension, JFK Airport Expansion Project etc.
Jia holds her Master's degree in City and Regional Planning from the University of Pennsylvania a focus on smart cities and transportation planning and Bachelor's degree in Community, Environment, and Planning from the University of Washington.