She is highly experienced at working in multi-disciplinary teams on politically sensitive projects with a high public profile, covering the full spectrum of urban design related services including expert evidence. Tracy has also been a member of the Auckland Urban Design Panel since 2012 and is a qualified hearings panel commissioner.
Tracy is the Director of Motu Design Ltd which she established in 2005. She has a wide range of urban design, strategic planning and communication skills developed through a unique mix of professional, educational and personal experience. This includes a robust understanding of local government and RMA processes and a passion for the creation of healthier cities.
BAS BArch (Hons.) MArch (Hons.)
Tracy is passionate about finding urban solutions that respond to the specific culture and character of Aotearoa. Her Masters of Architecture thesis ‘Towards a South Pacific Urbanism, - Tikanga Maori, History and Urban Design in the context of Tamaki Makaurau - Auckland Region’, received an A+.
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