April McCabe

Senior Policy Advisor, Lord Mayor of Sydney
City of Sydney
<p>I am an urban planner and placemaker with over 15 years experience in government and the private sector, working primarily in policy analysis, strategy development and implementation. Currently I am the senior policy advisor to the Lord Mayor of Sydney, Clover Moore managing a varied portfolio including city planning & design, urban renewal, housing affordability, social policy, gender equality, night time economy/activation & education. </p> <p>I am also the founder of Urbanistas Sydney, which is part of a global network amplifying the voice of women by supporting ideas and projects that create positive change in our cities and communities.</p> <p>I’m passionate about citizens exercising their ‘right to the city’ and how planning and design policies and actions influence our experiences of cities and how people connect with places and their community. </p>
Interested in
Public Speaking