Kimberly Burton, is the President of Burton Planning Services (BPS) in Ohio. She established BPS in 2008. Ms. Burton is a licensed engineer and certified planner with 23 years of experience working in the public, private, and academic sectors. She focuses on community and transportation planning, hazard mitigation, noise and air quality analyses, and education. Ms. Burton has degrees in civil engineering, city and regional planning, and educational learning technologies. She is also an Associate Professor of Practice in City & Regional Planning at The Ohio State University where she teaches courses on sustainability and resiliency, transportation, green building, future cities, municipal planning and zoning, professional development, and energy.