Urban Economic Development
Elena is an architect with an academic background in architecture and urban design and has just completed a Master’s degree in urban economic development, at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam. Through her thesis, she studied the relationship between spatial structure and subjective well-being in the South of Europe. She is passionate about urban planning at all scales, particularly the design and ownership of public space and urban governance. She is currently working as an architect with SON Architecture, working on the design of small scale residential projects, particularly in historical buildings.