Lecturer Egon Terplan

Egon Terplan


Part-Time Faculty


Egon Terplan serves as the Regional Planning Director at SPUR, a Bay Area urban policy think tank and civic group. His work focuses on the intersections of economic development, regional planning, workforce preparation, transportation and governance, and has published on topics ranging from the future of the corporate campus to the decline in middle-wage jobs to the emergence of a Northern California mega-region. He is on various regional boards and committees, including San Francisco’s Workforce Investment Board. He has managed regional economic development strategies for clients throughout the world, and has worked for labor unions as an organizer and researcher.

Prior Experience

  • Regional Planning Director, San Francisco Planning & Urban Research
  • Board member, San Francisco Workforce Investment Board