Greg Vann

Ethos Urban

Greg has been at the forefront of planning in Queensland and Australia for 40 years, in consultancy, local and State government.

One of Australia’s best known and respected planners and a life fellow of the Planning Institute of Australia, Greg has been project director for many major planning projects; and provides planning advice to the governments and the development industry. He is sought after as an “honest broker” in planning appeals and peer reviews. He facilitates and MCs planning activities and events; and held leadership positions including Queensland President and national councillor of PIA, project director for ShapingSEQ the new SEQ Regional Plan, and chair of the State’s Transit Oriented Development Taskforce.

He has a particular interest in the increasing inequality of modern society and what planning can do about it.