Steven Stransky, AICP is the Disaster Recovery Team Lead with the Iowa Economic Development Authority.  At IEDA, Steven works to plan and program CDBG-DR disaster recovery initiatives across the state, including programs addressing issues such as managing buyouts,  repairing & rebuilding affordable housing, reconstructing resilient infrastructure, and promoting environmental sustainability.  Prior to IEDA, Steven worked as a Regional Planner with the Southeast Iowa Regional Planning Commission in West Burlington, where he focused on active transportation planning and community planning efforts.  Steven graduated with a Bachelors in Global Studies & Political Science from the University of Illinois Springfield in Springfield, Illinois and a Master of Urban & Regional Planning from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.  

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