Maja Pilgaard Schjervheim

 Maja Pilgaard Schjervheim

Ms. Maja Pilgaard Schjervheim is a planner and the newest member of Planning Solutions, Inc. Her responsibilities include work on climate change adaptation studies, Hawaiʻi Revised Statutes (HRS) Chapter 343 and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents and other studies, land use permit applications, and Endangered Species Act (ESA) and HRS Chapter 195D documents, including habitat conservation plans.  

SHE IS AFFILIATED WITH:

  • American Planning Association, Hawaiʻi Chapter

 HER PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE INCLUDES: 

  • Climate Change Impact Analysis & Adaptation Planning

  • Disaster Preparedness & Vulnerability Analysis

  • Greenhouse Gas Mitigation & Accounting

  • Conservation Planning  

  • Environmental Impact Analysis and Documentation

  • Geographic Information Systems 

  • Land Use Permit Applications

  • Transportation Planning and Studies

  • Public and Stakeholder Involvement

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Data Management, Analysis and Forecasting

ms. Schjervheim’S EDUCATIONAL CREDENTIALS CONSIST OF: 

  • M.A., Urban and Regional Planning, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
  • Graduate Certificate, Conflict Resolution, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

  • B.S., Psychology, University of Oslo

Her WORK EXPERIENCE, STARTING FROM THE MOST RECENT, INCLUDES: 

  • Planner, Planning Solutions, Inc., Honolulu, Hawai‘i

  • Research Assistant, UHERO, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi
  • Research Assistant, HEPF, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi

  • Chair, University Students of Urban & Regional Planning

  • Advocacy Chair, UH Graduate Student Organization

  • Teacher, Svarttjern Elementary School

SELECTED PROJECTS MS. schjervheim HAS BEEN RESPONSIBLE FOR OR INVOLVED IN, INCLUDE:  

  • Hawai’i Greenhouse Gas Inventory Projections Report for DOH, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi

  • State of Hawaiʻi Energy Metrics Report for DBEDT, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi

  • Scoping Study for a Climate Action Plan for the County of Kauaʻi, Kauaʻi

  • Hawaii Clean Energy Day 2015 and 2016, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi

  • Flood and Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment of Kemijen, Semarang Indonesia