Danielle Gerlach
Danielle Gerlach
Long Range Transportation Planning
Planner I
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Meet Danielle.

Danielle joined the MPO in April of 2019. She received a BS in Urban and Regional Planning from Michigan State University (Go Green!). After graduating, Danielle served as an AmeriCorps State/National Member in Knoxville, TN, then an AmeriCorps VISTA Member on the near east side of Indianapolis. She is a current graduate student at IUPUI in the School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) where she focuses on urban and regional governance and GIS.

Danielle currently resides on the north side of Indianapolis with her partner, Brandon. In her free time, she enjoys camping and hiking, visiting family back in Michigan, and playing with their three dogs.

Her main responsibilities with the Indianapolis MPO include:

  • Long Range Transportation Plan Support
  • Special Projects Management
  • Administrative support for the IMPO committees and the Central Indiana Regional Development Authority (CIRDA)