Catriona provides support to local authorities and their partners on a wide range of spatial planning issues but specialises in strategic planning, working with local authorities and their partners to develop and deliver different approaches to strategic frameworks and growth plans. She recently authored a report on behalf of the County Council Network [Zooming Out: The Benefits of Strategic Planning – County Councils Network] to help inform the response to the Government’s planning reforms around what could replace the Duty to Cooperate.
Previous roles include Head of Strategic Planning at Surrey County Council and Director of Planning at the South East England Regional Assembly.
Catriona is the Strategic Planning Specialist for the Planning Officers’ Society (POS), Vice-Chair of the Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA), a member of the RTPI’s England Policy Panel and a regular columnist for Planning Magazine.
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