Stefanie Seskin is the Deputy Director of the National Complete Streets Coalition at Smart Growth America. She oversees and implements the Coalition’s programmatic and technical assistance efforts. Stefanie works closely with external stakeholders to build a strong national movement for safe, multi-modal streets and help transportation professionals, community groups, and elected officials as they develop and implement Complete Streets policies and practices. In 2012, Stefanie was named Young Professional of the Year by the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals. She holds a Masters of Urban Planning and Policy from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a BA in Political Science from Vassar College.