Mae Hanzlik

Mae Hanzlik (she/her) is a Senior Program Manager at Smart Growth America. With a background in transportation and public health, Mae works in partnership with communities and local partners to advance accessible, equitable transportation networks. She manages technical assistance, conducts research, and organizes advocacy initiatives for the National Complete Streets Coalition, Transportation for America, and the Arts & Culture program. Mae also contributes to various Smart Growth America reports, including The State of Transportation & Health Equity, COVID & The Curb, and Arts & Transportation Rapid Response.

Prior to joining Smart Growth America in 2017, Mae worked at the Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota, where she partnered with rural and suburban stakeholders to advance bike-friendly communities. Mae received her Masters in Public Health as a Bloomberg Fellow at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and her Bachelor of Individualized Studies in Public Health, Management, and Global Studies from the University of Minnesota.

Mae can be reached at mhanzlik [at] smartgrowthamerica [dot] org.