Charnelle Hicks is the president and principal planner for CHPlanning. She has nearly 25 years of experience in transportation planning, comprehensive and regional planning, economic development, and public outreach.
Charnelle has extensive knowledge of the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code (MPC) and is a certified PMPEI instructor.
In addition, Charnelle has management consulting experience in business organizational development and frequently shares her professional knowledge on expert conference panels. Most recently, she gave a Key Note Address to the City Planning and Urban Design Conference (CPUD) 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey.
In August 2016, Charnelle was recognized as one of the Philadelphia Minority Business Leaders by the Philadelphia Business Journal.