Paul Czech is a Planning Director with the Minnesota Department of Transportation – Metro District. His employment at Mn/DOT started in 1998. Paul leads MnDOT Metro District’s planning efforts which includes system plans and corridor studies as well as overseeing development review activities. Before MnDOT, he worked three years as a project manager with a public financial advisory firm. In addition, Paul has more than 10-years experience working as a community planner in Minnesota, Oregon, Colorado, and Wisconsin. Paul received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire and a Master’s degree from the University of Minnesota.