Jason Segedy is the Director of Planning and Urban Development for the City of Akron, Ohio. Jason has worked in the urban planning field for the past 21 years. His passion is creating great spaces and places where people can live, work, and play. He is charged with overseeing capital budgeting, comprehensive planning, development services, housing, and zoning for the City of Akron. Jason serves as a member of Mayor Daniel Horrigan’s cabinet. He holds a BA in geography from the University of Akron and a Masters in Geography and Transportation Planning from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.