BSC Director Salimah Samji interviews Implementing Public Policy (IPP) alum, Yasmine Robinson, to hear more about how she is utilizing what she learned in the program as she works to resolve public problems.
Yasmine Robinson is an environmentalist and urban planner who seeks to bring people closer to their natural environment through policy and planning. Yasmine currently serves as the Environmental Review Program Administrator for the Minnesota Environmental Quality Board, and has previously served as Senior Environmental Planner at the New York City Department of City Planning and as Deputy Director of the City of Albany Department of Planning & Development. Yasmine earned her Masters of Urban Planning from the City University of New York, Hunter College and currently resides in St. Paul, Minnesota. To learn more about Yasmine's IPP journey, read her BSC blog post, PDIA Helped me Find my Way and my Voice.