SMALL NETWORKING LUNCH WITH "KATANYA E. RABY"
Join WP+D for a Zoom networking brown bag!
Wednesday, December 15th from 12:00 PM-1:00PM
This month's featured guest
"KATANYA E. RABY"
Urban Planner / Urban Dreamer
Katanya E. Raby is an urban planner, artist, and activist with over ten years of professional experience in the non-profit, government, and corporate sectors. As one who strives for equity across all that she does, Katanya focuses on equitable planning with communities in Chicago. She is an alum of the Chicago United for Equity Fellowship, co-founder and former president of Society of Black Urban Planners at UIC, and serves on the boards of the Illinois Chapter of the American Planning Association and Territory Chicago and founder of the Al Raby Foundation. She is an alum of AmeriCorps VISTA and City Year.
Katanya is committed to planning for equity, providing service to underserved communities, and encouraging youth to consider their roles in the future of their own communities. Katanya is the mother of two and is a proud graduate of Chicago Public Schools, holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and a Master’s in Urban Planning and Policy from the University of Illinois-Chicago. She formerly served as an associate planner at the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning and most recently as a policy advisor to the Lightfoot Administration, City of Chicago. She currently serves as the director of planning at Far South CDC and is the founding principal planner of Urban Dreams, LLC.
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