Green Festival Speakers

Jill Locantore



Jill K. Locantore, AICP, is a Planning Communications Specialist at the Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG), a regional planning agency. DRCOG works to protect and enhance the quality of life in the Denver region by fostering collaboration among more than 50 county and municipal governments. Ms. Locantores work focuses on raising awareness of the challenges and opportunities facing the Denver region as it plans for the future, and providing stakeholders meaningful opportunities to participate in the regional planning process. Previously, she worked as a transportation planner for the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments in Washington, DC, and as a communications specialist for the National Academy of Sciences. She has a masters degree in community planning from the University of Maryland and a masters degree in cognitive psychology from the University of Toronto. A Colorado native, Ms. Locantore has lived in great cities all over the world, and now resides in Denver with her husband Frank and their dogs Stella and Schofield.