Kevin Nord is a professional planner and grant writer. With a Masters in Planning from the University of Southern California (USC), he has more than 5 years of professional experience in several interrelated fields, including public policy, mobility, land use planning, sociology, and urban development. Through a creative yet grounded approach to grant writing, he has helped solve all types of community challenges resulting in the award of multi-million dollar grants for cities, districts, counties, and other public agencies. His passion for helping others through fitness, health, mobility, social justice, housing, and environmentalism has also allowed him to participate and lend his voice in transportation planning and outreach projects. Kevin’s experience and work in urban and rural areas throughout California have provided him a comprehensive understanding of community challenges and opportunities.