Ellie Forshaw, Ambassador

Ellie is a Graduate Urban Designer for WYG in Manchester and has worked for the public and private sectors on varying scale residential and town centre projects. This has included masterplans up to 12,000 homes, town centre regeneration strategies and heritage projects including character assessments for sites within conservation areas.

Ellie graduated from the University of Manchester with an MSc Urban Design and International Planning degree in 2018. Ellie specialises in urban design and mental health, having completed her dissertation ‘Improving mental health and well-being in urban residential areas through urban design’. Preceding Masters studies Ellie graduated with a BSc(Hons) Geography Degree in 2017.