Introduction of Staff
- Yuka Katatae
She was born in Fukuoka City. She completed the master’s course in the Department of Architecture, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science. After working at Kyushu TLO Co., Ltd. (Urban Design Center Island-City) and the Fukuoka Asian Urban Research Center, she went independent in 2020. She supports co-creation initiatives by citizens and various organizations in the fields of urban development, regional revitalization, and health care.
As a citizen, she launched the Fukuoka Picnic Club to promote enjoying public spaces in Fukuoka through picnics, and she gives lectures while calling herself a “picnicienne*.” She published “Civic Pride 2-Designing the Relationship between Cities and Citizens” (edited by the Civic Pride Study Group, 2015).
*This word is a combination of Picnic and sienna (French) and it means “The master of Picnic”.
[Public work experience]
-Member of Onojo City Master Plan Expert Committee
【Staff interview】Vol.6 Katatae Manager»