Tamara Streefland joined Metabolic in 2017 in the role of Sustainability Consultant. Throughout her work experience, projects and education, she has been committed to increasing social and natural resilience in systems that are fundamental to our ability to live in urban centers.
Over the past five years Tamara has been involved in a wide range of projects regarding sustainable cities with a focus on topics such as water ecologies, the freight sector, waste systems and renewable energy in Amsterdam, New York City and other places. In these projects, she is able to conduct comprehensive systems analysis, in-depth research, and
collaborative design as a basis for creative and feasible strategies towards a more sustainable and circular state.
Her background in Urban Design and Earth Sciences allows her to integrate knowledge on scientific processes that underlie the ecological impacts with solutions that engage novel technologies and are sensitive to social issues.