Keynote Speaker

Kathi Orsanic-Clark

Urban Agriculture Facilitator, City of Yarra

Kathi is a creative thinker with experience in architecture, landscape design, urban design, urban agriculture, community consultation and project management.

Kathi has worked in a variety of well-established architectural design studios in New York, London and Melbourne, as well as establishing a small architectural consultancy. She has worked with Local Government on a variety of projects ranging from small architectural structures and streetscape designs to township studies. She is passionate about working with local communities to uncover their ideas and aspirations and translate these ideas into works on the ground. Kathi is currently working with the City of Yarra as the Urban Agriculture Facilitator, a role which allows her the privilege of working with the community in the development of urban agriculture.

Kathi taught design and construction at RMIT, University of Melbourne and Deakin University.