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Young Planner of the Year

Young Planner of the Year - Finalists

Ailsa Anderson - Aberdeenshire Council

Ailsa Anderson - Photo 2 - Credit Leanne Keir

Ailsa's passion for planning and place-making is clearly evident in her approach to ensuring full and effective engagement with stakeholders and members of the public.


Photo credit: Leanne Keir


Bhakti Depala - City of London Corporation

Bhakti Depala - City Of London Coporation (Photo 1)

Bhakti's enthusiasm and drive leads to innovative and creative planning solutions in the City and makes her a role model in positive planning.









Kirstie Hopcroft - Lichfields

Kirstie Hopcroft Image Cropped (Lichfields)

Kirstie's breadth and depth of planning experience, commitment to professional development combined with her commercial awareness and original approach make her an excellent contender for this award.





Jenna Langford – Sandwell MBC

Jenna LangfordJenna has been a chartered town planner since 2015 and is an integral part of Sandwell's Regeneration Team. Jenna has supported the development Sandwell's innovative Development Ready charter.



Charlotte Morphet - Waltham Forest

Charlotte Morphet Award PhotoCharlotte's dedication to diversity, equality and inclusion has made a lasting impact on the profession, making her a role model in promoting the profession.




Ross Raftery - Deloitte Real Estate

Ross Raftery Deloitte

Ross is a Senior Planner at Deloitte, and has developed a breadth of planning experience, including ground-breaking technologies as Deloitte Real Estate's innovation lead.

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