Urban Affairs Writer
Ximena González is a freelance journalist with an eclectic background in writing, editing, architecture and urban planning. She holds a master's degree in environmental design and is a licensed architect in Mexico, where she grew up. Her journalism explores the intersection of people and place, with a focus on social justice. In addition to The Sprawl, her work has appeared in national and international publications including The Globe and Mail, The Tyee and Jacobin.