Abbie Jeffs has a background in urban planning and public policy but was an excellent facilitator in a successful consultancy, Straight-Talk, for many years. She’s now working for a public sector organisation—a loss for the field of public deliberation—although Abbie remains a strong advocate. She has much wisdom to impart in this episode and several terrific tools.
Bliss Browne’s ‘Imagine Chicago’
Visit to newDemocracy’s podcast page to access Kaner’s diverge/converge guide to participatory decision-making.