Louise is a Director at Homes England and Design Lead for West Midlands Combined Authority and Mayor Andy Street. She’s a member of the National Infrastructure Commission’s Design Group and Ambassador for Harvard University.
Louise trained as a Chartered Surveyor and Landscape Architect in the UK and USA and is adept at directing multi-disciplinary teams to deliver award winning projects. She produced the West Midlands Design Charter in 2020 in collaboration with 18 Local Authorities and 3 LEPs; intended to promote regional creativity, innovation and quality placemaking. She’s part of the expert group that created Design Principles for National Infrastructure.
Experienced at leading organisations to deliver projects of national significance, Louise has been Executive Director of Ebbsfleet Development Corporation; Government’s Garden Towns & Villages Lead; Director of Strategy & Engagement at Homes England and a London Legacy Development Corporation planning committee member. Louise is a high profile speaker, author and inclusion advocate.