Alexandra NovakAssistant Planner
Alex is an assistant planner who supports work with cities and townships including planning and zoning, plan review, and community engagement. She provides technical mapping assistance to many projects, and uses her experience in nonprofit neighborhood planning and development in Detroit to support McKenna’s growth into the city.
Alex holds a Bachelor of Science in Urban Planning and a Bachelor of Arts in Sustainability from Arizona State University.
“Planning is all about people, and the most rewarding aspect of the work is making a positive impact on people’s lives. Improving the environment and equitably enhancing quality of life for others is the greatest outcome of this work.”