Seattle native, Associate Principal & Director of Urban Planning at Ratio Design, Lesley Roth has a 15 year career of project design and direction, client contact and public process facilitation. Her experience includes architecture & planning project of every types and scale. Her professional work includes both domestic and international projects with an emphasis on public engagement, livable communities, and sustainable design.
An active member of the Congress for New Urbanism and adjunct professor at IIT, she’s also developing a microbrewery. The concept is Englewood Brews, which aims to be a space for socializing, art & culture, while also stimulating jobs & tourism in Englewood. In 2017, their concept won a $10,000 prize awarded by Teamwork Englewood. Its slated to open across the street from the popular 63rd & Halsted Whole Foods.