National planning consultancy DPP have appointed a new senior planner, Jen Patterson, based in their Newcastle office.
Originally from Guildford, Jen has a degree in Planning and a Post Graduate diploma in Planning, both from Newcastle University.
Having worked in both public and private sectors, Jen brings to DPP, a wide range of experience with a variety of clients, and projects including rural diversification, renewable energy and both large and small scale commercial and residential.
Faith Folley, DPP’s Newcastle Director said “We are delighted to welcome Jen to the team, she brings with her great experience and additional knowledge to our ever-expanding portfolio of projects and clients in the North East. We have worked especially hard on growing our residential experience, notably with the recent approval of the landmark tower at Rutherford Street, Newcastle. Jen will be a great asset in driving forward the success we have seen in this sector lately.”
“DPP has some very exciting projects in the pipeline, a fantastic team and a great reputation for results not just for clients but also for fostering career development,” says Jen, “I’m delighted to be joining Faith’s team, and jumped at the chance of working together having known her for a while now.”