Vanessa Trowell

Urban Development and Design

Formally trained in urban design, economic geography, project management, and well-versed in landscape architecture, Vanessa fuses her trans-disciplinary knowledge to bring civic and spatial thinking to city making.

An implementer and integrator, Vanessa is renowned for bringing together diverse and dynamic people with a conviction for regenerative cities. Through her role at Urbano, Vanessa shapes humane strategy, advocates for public prosperity and leads impactful delivery.

Vanessa has been responsible for innovative projects, research and campaigns across public space, green infrastructure, and strategic planning. Her reputation for delivery of diverse civic projects includes STREET WORKS, PLAY[ground] and STOP at the DOTS.