Why is design an important part of revitalizing communities?
People are either helped or hindered by the built environment. Design can't revitalize communities on its own, but it can empower the people who live in them and provide tangible improvements in their day to day lives.
What has been most surprising, rewarding, or fun about your Collaborative experience?
Getting to connect with other designers and a fantastic community organization even while isolated in a pandemic.
What do you love most about Philadelphia?
The public parks and green space!
Is there anything else you'd like to share about yourself?
I'm still a newbie to Philly and look forward to growing into the city.