Staff Spotlight – Alejandra Quintana

We have an amazing group of staff members at SIMPCO and we want to make sure you all get to know them! Say “Hello” to November’s Staff Spotlight, Alejandra Quintana. Alejandra joined the SIMPCO staff in August as one of our newest Regional Planners.

Q: Who inspires you? 

A. My parents

Q: Where is your favorite place in the world? 

A. Greece

Q. What are you passionate about? 

A. Any type of planning!

Q. What projects are you working on right now? 

A.  IDPH Healthy Access Project, MPO Downtown Transportation Study, MPO 2045 Long Range Transportation Study

Q: What do you like best about working for SIMPCO? 

A:  Working with the different planners and learning about their individual projects

Q.  Motto or Personal Mantra?

A.  “Everything happens for a reason”

Q.  What are you most proud of? 

A:  Graduating from college

Q.  What is your favorite pastime/hobby?

A:  Lap swimming and crafts

Q. What would people be surprised to know about you? 

A.  I love scuba diving, and I try to dive at least once a year


Thank you, Alejandra Quintana, for sharing with us!