City’s former chief of planning to serve on association board
AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORE11 theater productions to see in Southern California this week, Dec. 27-Jan. 2He is a former director of planning and building services for the city of Santa Clarita and worked as a planner for West Hollywood and Kaiser Permanente. He was an adjunct professor at the University of Southern California’s School of Policy Planning and Development and served as a planning commissioner in West Hollywood. He became a certified planner in 1990. A longtime member of the APA, Lambert has been active at the state and local levels within the association. Lambert, who lives in Sherman Oaks, received his bachelor’s degree from Clark University and a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from USC. He serves on the Urban Land Institute’s Los Angeles District Council executive committee, and is a board member and former president of the Santa Clarita Valley Youth Project. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Former Santa Clarita planning chief Jeff Lambert has been elected to a four-year term on the board of the American Planning Association. Lambert, whose service takes effect June 6, will represent a region that includes California, Nevada and the Pacific U.S. territories. The association is a 39,000-member organization committed to planning communities. The 13-member board sets the association’s policy direction and strategic goals. Lambert is owner of Lambert Consulting, a private firm that provides planning, government and community relations, strategic planning and mediation services. He frequently represents developers planning projects in Santa Clarita.