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Joyce Liu, M.C.P.

Associate Director

Background & Experience

Joyce Liu is an associate director at Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI). Joyce was a Research Assistant with ESI before joining the firm full-time as an analyst. She graduated from University of California, Los Angeles with a B.S. in Biology in 2018 and completed her M.S. in City Planning from the University of Pennsylvania in 2020. Joyce provides expertise in geospatial analysis regression modeling, data and policy analysis in land use and transportation infrastructure planning. She also has programming and design experience in ArcGIS, SQL, HTML, R Studio, JavaScript, and Adobe for statistical analysis and multimedia design.

Prior to joining ESI, Joyce Liu, worked at Agritecture as a research and design intern on urban agriculture. She helped develop a digital product by synthesizing user interviews, creating journey maps and catalog features. She also filmed and edited online education materials. Joyce Liu has worked as a research fellow at the Good Food Institute, conducting data auditing for its alternative protein industry knowledge. She also served as a volunteer consultant at the Mmanze Center for Rural Development and Training in Uganda, collaborating with field staff to design a sustainable fish farming project and producing a 50-page research report from planning to recommendations on execution.


Areas of Expertise

  • Geospatial Analysis
  • Research and Statistical Analysis
  • Computer Programming
  • Multimedia Design