Rachel Yoka, CAPP, LEED AP BD+CChief Strategy Officer
International Parking & Mobility Institute (IPMI)
A parking, transportation, and mobility executive with 20+ years of experience implementing projects,
programs, standards, and pilots to benefit the industry; Rachel represents IPMI members worldwide who
manage 100,000+ parking facilities and the curbside environment. Rachel spearheads strategic initiatives
for electric vehicle infrastructure planning, resources, events, and education. She leads IPMI’s EV
Readiness Cohort and Smart Transportation Task Force and serves as a member of the national CHARGE
A Certified Administrator of Public Parking (CAPP) and a LEED AP, Rachel spearheaded the
sustainability movement in parking and mobility, culminating in the launch of Parksmart, a rating system
for sustainable and high-performing parking structures, acquired by the USGBC/GBCI alongside LEED.
Rachel shared her expertise through leadership positions in international consulting, engineering,
architecture, and construction firms. She managed complex international projects, including participation
for the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) on the
“Roadmap for Green Growth.” She holds a bachelor’s from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign
Service in International Relations, Law & Organization.
First Draft Picks: Creating the Ultimate Stakeholder Ecosystem — Fri, March 31, 2023
Many players serve a role in the deployment of charging infrastructure, but are you involving all the right stakeholders to ensure longevity? In this keynote panel, experts will address various models and approaches to EV readiness, strategic planning, delivery, and stakeholder involvement for successful EV infrastructure deployment to save you time and money. This is a can't-miss session to ensure organizational performance.