Julie Conroy has served as a Senior Environmental Planner for MAPC since 2011. Mrs. Conroy develops policy documentation and regulations for environmental protection in numerous Massachusetts cities and towns. She provides technical advice to staff and MAPC communities, as well as, participates as a professional planner in a wide range of land use planning projects. She currently was primary author of the agency’s Regional Climate Change Adaptation Strategy and chief climate change and sustainability planner.
Mrs. Conroy has over 15 years of experience as an environmental planner and analyst. Prior to joining MAPC, she was a consultant where she prepared modules for the Massachusetts Smart Growth-Smart Energy Toolkit and developed a model Open Space Plan referenced in the Massachusetts Open Space and Recreation Planners Workbook. She began her career as an analyst for the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management where she was an initial member of the MA Low Impact Development Working Group.
Mrs. Conroy holds a Master of Urban Affairs and a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Analysis and Policy from Boston University. She is a Member of the Board of Trustees for The Boston Harbor Association, a certified planner by the American Institute of Certified Planners.