Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency

Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC)

A Citizens Advisory Committee shall be established to serve in an advisory capacity to the Blueprint 2000 Intergovernmental Agency.  In February 2001, the committee was expanded from nine members to twelve.  In November 2007, a member from the Education Community was added to the CAC. In September 2016, three additional members from the Business Community were added to the CAC.


Allen Stucks, Chair, NAACP / Civil Rights Community Representative

Kathy Bell, Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce

Claudette Cromartie, Council of Neighborhood Associations

Neil Fleckenstein, Planner – nominated by the EECC

Gordon Hansen, Tallahassee Senior Citizen Advisory Council

JR Harding Ed.D, Disabled Community Representative

Gina Kinchlow, Big Bend Minority Chamber of Commerce

Henree Martin, EECC Representative

Peter Okonkwo, Capital City Chamber of Commerce

Stewart Proctor, Planning Commission Designee

George Smith, Financial expert—nominated by the EECC

Jim Stevenson, Natural scientist/biologist—nominated by the EECC

Hugh Tomlinson, Network of Entrepreneurs and Business Advocates

Kent Wimmer, Big Bend Environmental Forum


Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency Staff

Benjamin H. Pingree, Director of P.L.A.C.E.

Charles Hargraves, Director

Shelonda Meeks, Administrative Supervisor

Angela Ivy, Executive Assistant

Susan Emmanuel, Public Information Officer

Autumn Calder, Planning Manager

Megan Doherty, Senior Planner

Junious Brown, Civil Engineer

Debra Schiro, Legal Council

Violet Wall, Legal Assistant

Responsibility of the Citizen Advisor Committee:

  • Review work plans, financial audits, and performance audits and to make recommendations to the Blueprint 2000 Intergovernmental Agency.

View PDF Files

Citizen Advisory Committee Bylaws

Citizen’s Advisory Committee 2003 Annual Report

Citizen’s Advisory Committee 2007 Status Report

Citizen’s Advisory Committee 2008 Status Report

Gateway District: Southwest Access Plan

Gateway District: Southwest Access Plan

Famu Way Project


Franklin Boulevard Project

Franklin Boulevard


Magnolia Drive Multi-Use Trail

Capital Circle Project

Capital Circle

Capital Cascades Crossing Trail and Bridge

Capital Cascades Crossing Trail and Bridge

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Upcoming Public Meeting: Phase 1 District Forum: Orange Ave

Thursday June 28, 2018
Time: 6:00p -7:30pm
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