Beth Letscher, AICP
Cortex Innovation Community
Beth Letscher is Director of Project Development for Cortex. In this role she directs planning and construction initiatives for the 200-acre urban innovation district located in midtown St. Louis. Prior to this, Beth was Assistant Vice President for Real Estate and Community Development for the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership where she led planning and implementation efforts for the St. Louis County Port Authority Community Reinvestment Plan in Lemay. Beth also led the initial planning for the 39 North innovation district. Beth received a master’s degree in urban planning and policy from the University of Illinois at Chicago.