Charles Johnson- Principal

Charles Johnson has a background in urban geography and town planning, with 30 years’ experience working at local and State Government levels. He has held executive planning and development positions with the City of Subiaco and the City of Wanneroo. From 2001 to 2008 Charles was the CEO of the City of Wanneroo. 

From July 2008 to July 2010 he was an Executive Director at the Department of Planning and had a leading role in the preparation of Directions 2031 and Beyond and the review of the Metropolitan Activity Centres Policy. In July 2010 he established himself as a consultant in his business ‘Planning Context’ which has a policy research and governance focus. 

He is currently President of the WA Division of Planning Institute of Australia and a Board Member of the Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority.  He is also Presiding Member of the Central Metropolitan Development Assessment Panel.
Katrina Elliott- Associate

Katrina has over 25 years of experience working for the State Government and in private practice. Much of this experience relates to housing, land development and governance. 

Katrina has worked for 6 years as a Senior Consultant in private practice. During this time she has worked with local and state government in a wide range of areas including governance, land development, infrastructure planning and housing.
Stacey Towne- Senior Consultant

Stacey has 29 years of experence working for both the State Government and for a number of local governments.  Much of her experence has been in statutory planning for both metropolitan and country local governments.  Her experence with the State has been in infrasture planning and strategic projects.