Diana Benitez
Email planning4health@norcalapa.org
Pronouns She/her/hers

Diana Benitez

Planners4Health Coordinator

Diana is the Planners4Health coordinator for Northern Section. In 2020, she was recognized by APA California for the development of the Planning and Health in the Time of COVID webinar series. Diana is an Urban Planning Justice Manager with Just Cities. Previously, she was an Intermediate Planner at Raimi+Associates in Berkeley and a Research and Data Analyst at Advancement Project California in Los Angeles. Diana holds a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from UCLA, with a focus on community economic development and the intersection of the built environment and health. Her B.A. is in urban and regional planning with a minor in GIS from CSU Northridge.