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regional planner

James Charles O'Connell, American regional planner. Certified planner American Institute Certified Planners. Member American Planning Association.

Background

O'Connell, James Charles was born on March 2, 1951 in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John James and Helen Louise (Ryan) O'C.

Education

Bachelor, Bates College, 1973. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1980.

Career

Associate director Springfield (Massachusetts) Central Inc., 1977-1981. Executive director Hampden County Energy Office, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1981-1984. Deputy commissioner Springfield Community Department, 1984-1987.

Deputy executive director Springfield Redevelopment Authority, 1987-1989. Economic development officer Cape Cod Commission, Barnstable, Massachusetts, 1990-2001. Community planner Boston Support Office National Park Service, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Certified planner American Institute Certified Planners.

Membership

Member American Planning Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing travel articles, reading.

Connections

Married Anne Marie O'Connell, September 11, 1982. Children: Christopher, Charles.

father:
John James O'C.

mother:
Helen Louise (Ryan) O'C.

spouse:
Anne Marie O'Connell

child:
Christopher O'Connell

child:
Charles O'Connell