KELSEY C. SMITH

Administrative Assistant

Kelsey began her professional career directly out of college with Bridgeport Landing Development in 2014. Born in Bridgeport, she is a Connecticut native with familiarity with the Fairfield County Region. Kelsey has been instrumental in managing the Steelpointe Harbor Project. With her training background and knowledge, she assisted the office in implementing and maintaining our project management and payment tracking system. A member of the American Planning Association and 2014 winner of the Directors Choice Award for Best MCP Project for her design of a Multi Modal Integrated Transit Payment System from the University of Cincinnati, Kelsey worked in Fairfield, CT Community Economic Development Office where she helped create a demographic and economic profile of the town and was responsible for researching and presenting affordable housing data, prior to joining the BLD Team. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Geography & History from Syracuse University and a Master's Degree in Community Planning (MCP) from the University of Cincinnati College of Design and Architecture, Art & Planning where she concentrated in neighborhood revitalization, site modeling, sustainability, and resiliency planning; and has served as a teaching assistant in ArcGIS.