Here at Cool Streets we have a small, dedicated team. 


 
 Dr Libby Gallagher

Dr Libby Gallagher

FOUNDER
 

Dr Libby Gallagher is a practising landscape architect and director at Gallagher Studio. Libby’s delivered innovative public domain projects including parks, squares, and streets as well as strategic, policy and master plan projects in the UK, Canada, Malaysia and Australia.
Libby is committed to addressing climate change and the urban heat island effect in cities.
Her doctoral research at the University of Sydney focused on retrofitting streets to adapt
and address climate change. She has presented at a range of national and international conferences and has taught in undergraduate and graduate programs at UNSW, UTS
and USYD.

 
 Sarah Reilly

Sarah Reilly

Director, CRED
 

Sarah Reilly is the Director of Cred Consulting and has more than 20 years experience in community planning and community engagement. Sarah is the former Social Planning Chapter Convenor of the NSW Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) and a member of PIANSW, IAP2, and Australasian Housing Institute.  She is currently a member of the Expert Reference Group for the Socially Sustainable Parramatta Policy.

 
 Allison Sainty

Allison Sainty

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT

Allison is a landscape architect at Gallagher Studio with an interest in developing landscape proposals that respond to the unique natural, social, and cultural conditions of place. Allison is the recipient of several awards, including the AILA NSW Future Leaders Student Award and the Landscape Architecture Australia Magazine Student Prize for excellence in her graduating studio project. Allison’s design and graphic talents have been fundamental in developing the Cool Streets initiative.