Indiana Chapter - American Planning Association

Why I Became a Planner – Blog Series

Have you ever wondered how people discovered planning as a career?  Some people went to college specifically for a degree in planning, while others arrived from a variety of different backgrounds.  Indiana planners have certainly taken many interesting routes on the way to their current positions.  Read their stories here and learn more about the personal journeys our state’s planners have taken to achieve a planning career.

Indiana Planner Profiles

Do you have a story to share?  We’d love to hear how you became a planner!  To have your career journey included here, simply contact either Nate Nickel at or Katie Bannon at