Ori Baber joined the Urban3 team as an analyst in October 2020. Ori leverages his expertise in data science to identify scalable planning practices that produce better urban health and vibrant urban economies. His approach is built on years of prior experience planning, managing and evaluating place-based (re)development initiatives in North Central Florida. Ori earned his doctorate in sustainable infrastructure and urban health from the University of Florida. Ori grew up on Florida’s Treasure Coast and has lived in Gainesville, FL, Bryan/ College Station, TX, and Boston, MA. He now calls Asheville, NC home.