Mary Heberling is a recent graduate from the University of Oregon where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Planning, Public Policy, and Management with a concentration in Urban Planning, along with, a minor in Business Administration. Born and raised in Portland, Oregon, she grew up surrounded by Urban Growth Boundary lines, multiple types of mass transit, and innovative urban bicycle transportation endeavors. It wasn’t until college that she found her passion in the built environment and it’s effects on the public health of communities, especially the use of active and mass transportation. Eventually she would like to receive a Masters in Urban Planning with an emphasis on healthy community planning and urban design. Today she resides in Portland, OR where she will be a Program Support Intern for Global Site Plans.