Kay is a Spatial Researcher and Urban Planner. With a background and passion for Geography, her work in the regeneration and development sectors has focused on the applied science of geographic enquiry and spatial analysis to develop evidence-based planning and design strategies. She is an experienced GIS analyst, using spatial modelling and mapping to visualise complex urban phenomena, including environmental, socio-economic and well-being conditions. She worked as a programme manager for the London Olympics for 7 years. Having recently completed her second Masters in Building and Urban Design in Development, she joins Thinking Development as fundraising and communications officer.