Jonelle Simunich

Senior Foresight Strategist, Arup

Jonelle is a Senior Strategist + Consultant in Arup’s Global Foresight + Innovation team. She has a formal background in urban planning, practical experience as an architect and a perpetual curiosity for the world. Jonelle believes the key to building a better world is an ability to generate unique experiences that will impact lives through our physical design.
In her role at Arup, she delivers projects that amplify positive change to shape our communal built environment. Jonelle is currently exploring sustainable futures as well as Arup’s planetary boundary city initiative (#planetaryboundarycity) both with the aim to design more regenerative environments and outcomes. She aims to help clients and collaborators understand and plan for their daily and communal built futures.

“Seekers of truth I adore, knowers of truth are a bore.” -Ove Arup