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Greg Youell

Executive Director
2222 Cuming Street
Omaha, NE 68102-4328
Phone: 402-444-6866
Fax: 402-342-0949


  • Greg Youell is the Executive Director at the Metropolitan Area Planning Agency (MAPA). As the chief executive of MAPA serving the five-county Greater Omaha region, he leads the agency's transportation planning and community development projects. These projects represent a broad range of regional activities in areas that include local government cooperative services, environmental stewardship, and economic development. Youell began working at MAPA in 2002, and has held the positions of Transportation Planner and Transportation and Data Manager. Prior to his work at MAPA, he worked at the Mid-America Regional Council in Kansas City. He earned bachelor's degrees in Architectural Studies and Spanish as well as a master's degree in Urban Planning from the University of Kansas.