Jean Gatza

Prior to joining CDR, Jean Gatza, AICP, served the City of Boulder, Colorado as a Principal Planner and Engagement Specialist. Jean has over twenty-five years of experience navigating contentious projects in a wide range of land use and policy topics, managing diverse teams, and building trust. As a facilitator and engagement specialist, she focuses on equitable engagement practices and has managed innovative processes to reach diverse communities. Jean’s passion is to design and facilitate processes that cultivate kindness, ease the fear of change and open people to creativity and forward-looking solutions.