Celia joined the TCPA in September 2022. She is responsible for managing the TCPA’s work on climate change including guidance, advice and training for local authorities and communities.
Celia previously worked in strategic planning at the West of England Combined Authority, where she worked on policy areas including placemaking and design, health, green infrastructure and climate change. She also led the delivery of the West of England Placemaking Charter and public engagement on strategic planning projects.
Prior to becoming a town planner Celia worked in community development, supporting people in Bristol to shape the future of their communities.
Celia has an MSc in Urban Planning from the University of the West of England and became a Chartered Town Planner (MRTPI) in Autumn 2022.