- Urban planning and architecture
- Planetary boundaries, urban systems, machine learning, smart cities, regenerative urbanism
- Earth systems, urban health and well-being, geopolitics, food systems, Balkans, coffee
Jonelle is a Sr. Strategist in Arup’s global Foresight, Research + Innovation team. She has a formal background in urban planning, practical knowledge as an architect and a perpetual curiosity for the world. Her background equips her with a contextual awareness of spaces and places in global cities. She believes the key to building a better world is an ability to generate unique experiences that will impact lives through physical design.
In her role on the global team, Jonelle delivers projects that amplify positive change to shape our communal environments. She is currently analyzing trends in climate ready and resilient cities, examining design opportunities to promote urban health, investigating the impacts facing our future workplaces and exploring disruptors shaping the built environment. Her efforts help clients and collaborators understand and plan for their daily and communal built futures.