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Felipe Canavera

Urban Planner

Felipe, originally from Bogota, Colombia, brings a diverse mix of urban planning, design and engagement experience. He received a Master’s in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Alberta and did his undergraduate degree in Architecture and Graphic Design at the UNAL in Colombia. He has experience in implementing Gender-Based Analysis Plus in urban planning processes, formulating zoning bylaw reforms, managing development and rezoning applications, facilitating public engagement processes, and producing open space and active transportation studies. Felipe is an award-winning urban planner who loves getting involved with non-profits pushing for better urban mobility, design, and development. He is a co-director of the board of the CIP Planning Student Trust Fund. He is based in Urban Strategies’ Vancouver Office.