Lehigh Valley Planning Commission

Lehigh Valley

Government Academy

The Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) is pleased to continue to offer the Pennsylvania Municipal Planning Education Institute (PMPEI) courses in community planning and land use regulations. These courses are targeted to planning commissioners, zoning hearing board members, zoning administrators, elected officials, and others with an interest or involvement in planning. For 2018, LVPC will offer three courses.



Courses 2018


Complete three courses at the Lehigh Valley Government Academy and you will be awarded the “Citizen Planner Certificate”. Certificates will be awarded during a ceremony at a Lehigh Valley Planning Commission meeting.



Citizen Planner Certificate



Citizen Planners 2017


Justin Burker

Brett Butler

Edward Carter

Hannah Haubert

Robert Nolter

Michael Prendeville

Robert Scott

Cameran Smith




Citizen Planner Alumni

Judith Acosta*

Leroy Bickert

Justin Burker

Joy Cohen

Diane Donaher

Ashley Godshall

Hannah Haubert

Michael Lilly

Eric McAfee

Robert Nolter

Michael Prendeville

Cameran Smith

Vince Tranguch*

Makala Ashmar

Becky Bradley

David Calhoun

Norman Daniel

Thomas Eighmy

Zach Graves*

Gabe Hurtado*

Matt Malozi

Rob Melosky

Ngozi Obi

Geoff Reese

J. Scott Stenroos

Duane Wagner   

Gary Behler

Michael Bryant*

Deb Chesney*

Dawn Didra*

Mark Ernst

Wanda Gruber*

Michael Kolba Jr.

Shawn Martell

Sandy Nicolo*

Lance Prator*

Robert Scott

Brent Stringfellow

Donna Wright*

* denotes PMPEI Outstanding Education Achievement Award

Lehigh Valley Planning Commission

961 Marcon Boulevard - Suite 310

Allentown, PA 18109

Phone: (610) 264-4544

Toll Free: (888) 627-8808

Fax: (610) 264-2616