Tamika Butler, Esq., Founder & Principal, Tamika L. Butler Consulting
In People Behind the Plans episode 33, Courtney talks with Tamika Butler, Esq., Founder and Principal of Tamika L. Butler Consulting. Tamika’s practice focuses on the built environment, equity, antiracism, diversity and inclusion, organizational behavior, and change management. A transportation planner, lawyer, and nonprofit executive director in previous roles, she explains why she struck out on her own after the pandemic started. She and Courtney discuss the positives and negatives of working for yourself, as well as why it’s important for urban planning firms and other agencies to collaborate with each other.