Dale is an experienced planner, geospatial analyst and road safety practitioner with a wider interest in how urban transport systems can become more equitable, safer, sustainable and accessible for all users. Being proudly ‘car-less’ in Christchurch for the past year, and mother to an eight-year old daughter, Dale is personally aware of the transport challenges for women, children and families in Christchurch.
In professional life, Dale is a Principal Transport and Spatial Adviser and Safe Systems Business Delivery Manager at Abley. She is a published researcher in the fields of road safety, intelligent transport systems and transport planning. Her current focus of work involves developing innovative geospatial analysis methodologies and creating data-driven tools that support targeted road trauma reduction.