Mālie Espin McClellan

 Mālie Espin McClellan

Ms. Mālie Espin McClellan is a planner with over 10 years of experience and a new member of Planning Solutions, Inc. Her responsibilities include work on Hawaiʻi Revised Statutes (HRS) Chapter 343 and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) documents, water quality permit applications, land use permit applications, habitat conservation plans, Endangered Species Act (ESA) and HRS Chapter 195D documents, National Historic Preservation Act and HRS Chapter 6E documents, and cultural impact assessments. Projects she has worked on include those related to transportation and development planning as well as environmental consulting for government and private clients. Her largest role to date was acting as the permitting lead on the $6.7 billion Honolulu Rail Transit Project.  She was responsible for the drafting of at least 30 different permits for this project alone.  

SHE IS AFFILIATED WITH:

  • American Planning Association, Hawaiʻi Chapter

 HER PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE INCLUDES: 

  • Environmental Impact Analysis and Documentation

  • Geographic Information Systems

  • Land Use Permit Applications

  • Water Quality Permit Applications

  • Transportation Planning and Studies

  • NHPA Section 106 Consultation

  • Graphic Design

  • Public and Stakeholder Involvement

ms. mcCLELLAN’S EDUCATIONAL CREDENTIALS CONSIST OF: 

  • B.S., Natural Resource and Environmental Management, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

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

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

  • Parsons Brinckerhoff and WSP USA, Inc., Lead Planner, Honolulu, Hawai‘i (2007-2018)

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

  • General Environmental Engineering Services, Statewide – Oahu Railway and Land Company: Integrity Assessment, Historic Context Report and Programmatic Agreement, Oʻahu

  • Lydgate Bike / Pedestrian Path – Phase D and Portion of Phase C, Kapaʻa, Kauaʻi

  • Thirty-Meter Telescope Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and Historic Process, Mauna Kea Science Reserve, Hawaiʻi Island

  • Lane-Wendson Wood Pole Replacement Project, Statewide, Oregon

  • Alvey-Fairview Wood Pole Replacement Project, Statewide, Oregon

  • Sound Transit, Long-Range Plan Update/Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS), Washington

  • Honolulu High-Capacity Transit Corridor Project, General Engineering Consultant (GEC) Phase 2, Kapolei to Honolulu, Oʻahu

  • Honolulu High-Capacity Transit Corridor Project, Kapolei to Honolulu, Oʻahu

  • 120th Avenue NE from NE 8th Street to Northup Way Corridor Project, Bellevue, Washington

  • NE 4th Street Extension Project, Bellevue, Washington

  • Earthquake Disaster Response and Project Delivery Program, Various Locations, Hawaiʻi Island

  • Kaumuali‘i Highway Widening – Phase 1, Līhuʻe, Kauaʻi

  • Oahu Regional Transportation Plan 2035, Islandwide, Oʻahu

  • Alaskan Way Viaduct and Seawall Replacement Project, Seattle, Washington

  • Waipio Point Access Road Improvements – Civil Design, Waipahu, Oʻahu

  • Kamehameha Highway Improvement Project, Waihona Street to Center Drive, Pearl City, Oʻahu

  • Honoapiilani Highway Realignment/Widening, Maalaea to Launiupoko, Maui, Hawaiʻi

  • Kihei Upcountry Highway Design, Maui, Hawaiʻi