Joanne Zhang

@ Jennings Randolph Fellowship Award

Joanne is a Public Sector Civil Engineer from Los Angeles, California. She has diverse perspective and multi-disciplinary experience in construction management, project management, structural engineering and private development services. Millennial recruiter and mentor with a passion for fostering innovation and creativity in Public Works.

The purpose of Joanneā€™s study tour is to study the ways that Australia is fostering a culture of innovation in Public Works and its effect on attracting and retaining talent and on capital project delivery. The goal is to provide insight on how Australia has implemented successful initiatives to foster a culture of innovation with limited resources and to inform an effective Innovation Strategy for the American Public Works.