Cole E. Judge holds a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning with a focus on Land Use and Transportation from the University of New Orleans. Her goal is to create vibrant, healthy, sustainable cities with built environments that encourage active transportation, a sense of place and engaged community. Before moving to Fresno, Cole worked as the Downtown Research Coordinator for the Downtown Denver Partnership, performing place-based, economic, urban planning research within the Downtown Environment Department. She is now a Fellow with the Strong Cities Strong Communities Initiative, serving as the Business and Economic Development Manager for the Downtown Fresno Partnership. Cole lives in Downtown Fresno and frequently hangs out at Peeve’s Public House talking about her yoga buzz she got from Coil Yoga.