Bakersfield, CA – Christopher Mynk, AICP, has joined QK Bakersfield’s Planning Team as a Principal Planner, after a successful 13-year career as a professional planner in the Kern County Planning and Natural Resources Department. As former Division Chief, Mr. Mynk forged a number of strong relationships with industry leaders in the field of renewable energy, oil and gas exploration and land development. With Mr. Mynk as part of the QK planning team, we are excited at the prospect of growing our market share in these sectors.

“Chris is an accomplished, knowledgeable and hardworking individual with solid understanding and experience in CEQA, land use and policy planning”, says Jaymie Brauer, Principal Planner at QK. “Chris has been considered a leader in the Planning Department throughout his career. He’ll bring some excellent skills and talents to QK and the Planning team.  His background and unique experience as a professional planner will be a great asset to QK. “

Mr. Mynk received his BS in Community and Regional Planning from Iowa State University, and is an active member of the American Planning Association.