The Student Planning Association (SPA) is a registered student organization, formally approved by the UTA Committee on Student Organizations. It is also registered with the American Planning Association as an APA recognized Planning Student Organization.
SPA is open to all SUPA students with an interest in planning and also welcomes students from any UTA program who have an interest in planning. SPA meets three to five times per year and engages in a variety of activities including networking opportunities with professional planners in the metroplex, as well as hosting outside and faculty speakers, issue forums, and documentary film screenings.
President: David Stark
Vice-president: Kendall Wendling
Faculty and Administration Liason: Jason April
Event Coordinator: Megan O'Neal
Social Chair: Luke Jackson
Blog and Social Media: Sina Kahrobaei
Treasurer: Bahar Zarin
Student Representative to the Midwest APA: Kevin Rodriguez
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Andrew Whittemore