Sally Stannard is a Civil Engineer with a passion for making more equitable, accessible cities. She runs Apical Analysis, Design and Strategy (Apical ADS) a transport planning business based in Brisbane. Their work is focused on analyzing data to inform decision making and designing and developing strategy that makes operations more efficient and networks more connected for customers. Prior to establishing Apical in 2015, Sally was Executive Director for Transport and Infrastructure in the TransLink Division of Qld’s Department of Transport and Main Roads and prior to that Director for Strategy and Planning at the TransLink Transit Authority. Sally was responsible for leading the TransLink strategy, planning, infrastructure and analysis teams as they collaborated with transport operators to deliver project based improvements to the public transport network in South East Queensland.