Srikanth Yamala  
Planning & Zoning
Title: Planning Director
Phone: 770-531-6809
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Srikanth Yamala was appointed as the Director of Planning for Hall County Government in July 2012. In this capacity, Srikanth oversees daily activities and long-range initiatives, including land use, zoning, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and the Gainesville-Hall Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). He serves as the principle policy adviser on development patterns and transportation issues to the County Administrator, Planning Commission, and Transportation Board.

Before accepting his current position, Srikanth served as Hall County's Senior Transportation Planner for 3 years and then Transportation Planning Manager for 4 years. He previously worked for the City of Wichita Planning Department (Wichita, Kansas), and the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (Lincoln, Nebraska). Srikanth earned his Bachelor's degree in Architecture from Andhra University in India and his Master's degree in Community and Regional Planning from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He is a member of the American Planning Association (APA), and Transportation Research Board (TRB).

Srikanth and his wife, Shaistha, have 1 child, Neha. 

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