Amanda STOUT

Special Assistant for Economic Development

Office of the Director, District Department of Transportation (DDOT), Washington DC

Amanda Stout is Special Assistant for Economic Development in the Office of the Director at the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) in Washington, DC. Her urban planning experience spans the public and private sectors: as a Senior Transportation Planner at STV, incorporated in Baltimore, as a Senior Planner and Mayor’s liaison to the business community for the City of Newton, Massachusetts, working in college campus master planning at Sasaki Associates, interning at the Boston Redevelopment Authority, and working on transportation and land use projects for Parsons Brinckerhoff in New Jersey. Amanda holds a Master’s in City Planning with a Certificate in Urban Design from the MIT.

As a Rappaport Public Policy Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, she worked for the City of Somerville, Massachusetts, to address parking and economic development challenges. She holds a certification from the American Institute of Certified Planners.

La Fabrique de la Cité

La Fabrique de la Cité is a think tank dedicated to urban foresight, created by the VINCI group, its sponsor, in 2010. La Fabrique de la Cité acts as a forum where urban stakeholders, whether French or international, collaborate to bring forth new ways of building and rebuilding cities.