Director of Transportation
Metropolitan Planning Council
Audrey Wennink directs transportation policy for the Metropolitan Planning Council, a nonprofit that works to build a more sustainable, equitable, and prosperous greater Chicago region. She leads transportation research and advocacy efforts including pursuing sustainable funding for transportation in Illinois, integration of performance-based planning methods into transportation practice, and developing efforts to boost transportation equity. She coordinates transportation initiatives with other facets of planning including affordable housing, land use, equity and the environment.