Dr Judy Kraatz is a Senior Research Fellow with the Cities Research Institute at Griffith University. Since 2014, Judy has been leading the social and affordable housing program of research for the Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre, investigating more effective ways to address the shortfall in social and affordable housing in Australia. Judy is a registered Architect, with a background in the design of public buildings, and leading teams to deliver city-wide sustainable solutions for public buildings and parklands. She completed a PhD in value mapping and urban development in 2009. Further detail of recent research is available at www.sbenrc.com.au.