Julia Katz

Julia KatzPlanner II





Master of City and Regional Planning, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, specialization in Transportation

Master of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, specialization in Health Behavior

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Women and Gender Studies, Washington University in St. Louis


Professional Experience

Julia joined Triangle J Council of Governments in August 2016, having previously worked for Active Living By Design, the Orange County Department on Aging, CASA, and Nontraditional Employment for Women. Prior professional experience includes affordable housing, complete streets, healthy plan making, food systems, aging in community, and multi-sector partnerships. Since 2013, Julia has focused on the relationship between planning and public health and has provided technical assistance to communities addressing social determinants of health. 



  • Works on regional issues integrating development, affordable housing, transportation, land use, aging, health, and infrastructure. 


Representative Projects

  • TJCOG Livability Self-Assessment for Municipalities
  • Chatham County‚Äôs Affordable Housing Initiative