Maya Rosas is a land use and transportation planner with policy and planning experience in the San Diego region. Her work at Atlantis Group includes project management, code analysis and research, preparation of briefings for decision-makers, public outreach and engagement with community planning groups. At Circulate San Diego, the regional non-profit that advocates for improved transit and active transportation infrastructure, Maya worked her way up from a student internship position to an integral team member as Policy Assistant. Maya wrote the updated criteria for the MOVE Alliance certification program, which recognizes and supports transit-oriented, smart growth developments, leading to six new certifications in 2015. She was a contributing author of “Vision Zero: Zero Traffic Deaths by 2025″, a report that garnered support for Vision Zero in San Diego by Mayor Kevin Faulconer.
Maya holds Master of City Planning Degree from San Diego State University, was awarded a prestigious Fulbright Fellowship to Mexico in 2010, was named one of San Diego’s 40 Under 40 young professionals for SD Metro Magazine in 2015, and is an elected board member on the Uptown Planners, her community planning group.
- American Planning Association (APA)
- Building Industry Association (BIA) - y|GEN
- Circulate San Diego - Policy Committee
- Housing You Matters - Executive Committee
- San Diego Chamber Young Leaders
- San Diego Leadership Alliance Institute Fellow (2017)
- Uptown Planners - Member of the Board
- San Diego Young Leaders Board (2016) - San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce
- 40 Under 40 (2015) – SD Metro Magazine