Meet The Team

J. Brady Picklesimer
Holly R. Mattei, AICP
President and Founder

Holly R. Mattei, AICP, President, founded Crossroads Community Planning – the intersection of planning and economic development ‐‐‐‐ to assist communities in writing zoning codes, completing long range plans, and advancing economic development activities. Crossroads understands the driving factors of community and economic development ‐‐‐ transportation, zoning, housing, recreation, policy decisions ‐‐‐ how they interconnect and how they affect the way a community develops. With a unique background in both city and regional planning and economic development, the firm provides a strategic approach to restructuring existing zoning codes to create a user friendly document that will promote quality, sensible development through an efficient and effective development process.

Ms. Mattei has extensive experience in regional planning and economic development, beginning with her time at the Fairfield County Regional Planning Commission (FCRCP). Ms. Mattei served as the Director of FCRCP for 8 of her 16 years there.  She was an integral part of the preparation and implementation of the long-range plans for the county that included housing and infrastructure development goals and strategies.  She also completed Rolling Forward – An Active Transportation Plan and Fairfield Growing – a local foods plans.  Ms. Mattei also served as the Economic Development Director of Violet Township (Fairfield County) for two years where she worked on multiple projects.

Ms. Mattei has served on several boards and commissions including:

  • Fairfield County Transportation Improvement District – Chair
  • Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission– Transportation Advisory Committee – Chair
  • Mid-Ohio Development Exchange – Board Member
  • Fairfield County Housing Coalition
  • Pickerington Area Chamber of Commerce