Timbre Consultants is committed to the design and implementation of urban policy, communications and bricks and mortar initiatives that embody and build upon community strengths. We believe that meaningful collaboration is the best way to achieve creative and tangible results.
Research and Analysis
to understand the community context, frameworks and relevant best practices.
- Legislative and policy research
- Demographic and socioeconomic research
- Market research and analysis
- Environmental impact studies
- Land use and zoning analysis
- Community needs assessment
- Urban trend analysis
- Design and user research
- Food Systems Planning
Community and Political Organizing
for an engaging and community-oriented planning process.
- Campaign strategy and management
- Political strategy
- Public relations
- Stakeholder mapping
- Workshop facilitation: collaborative design, public feedback
- Message development
to help your organization respond to community needs.
- Visioning and concept development
- Communications strategy
- Social media strategy
- Government affairs strategy
- Project briefing and marketing
- Funding support and grant writing
- Program design
- Tool design
- RFP process design and writing
Land Use Planning
Food Systems Planning
Regenerative Development and Climate Justice
Learning and Cultural Environments
Community Services Design and Delivery
Antonina SimetiCo-founder and Principal Consultant Buffalo, NY
Antonina is an urbanist committed to creating new models for economically and environmentally sustainable development. She is interested in participatory planning and place-based interventions that challenge traditional planning processes and frameworks in order to creatively meet broad policy goals. Her professional experience includes non-profit program management, design strategy, public policy research, user research, teaching and environmental impact analysis.
Antonina has worked with a range of stakeholders including government agencies, elected officials, community based organizations, business leaders, cultural and higher education institutions, designers and educators. She holds a master’s degree in city planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Bradley CantorCo-founder and Principal Consultant New York, NY
Brad’s career has taken him from urban planning to organizing, public advocacy, politics and back again. His career has allowed him to learn and navigate all pieces required to build an effective public project.
He is deeply committed to a holistic planning process that considers the social, economic and the physical needs of a community. He is especially interested in folding in the arts as well as technological tools and trends to empower a community to reach its goals. He holds a masters degree in planning from Hunter College.