Lyssa Leitner
Urban and Regional Planning Area
Courses Taught
Spring 2020

Lyssa Leitner

Adjunct Faculty Member
transportation planning

Lyssa Leitner, AICP, has been a transportation planner with Washington County since 2011 and is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs. As a planner, her current role is the Deputy Project Manager for the METRO Gold Line, a 10-mile, dedicated guideway, New Starts bus rapid transit project in the Twin Cities. Lyssa has a Master Degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the Humphrey School and was named one of Mass Transit Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 in 2016.