Principal Community Planner
Margarita Macedonio is a Principal Community Planner for the City of Santa Ana Neighborhood Initiatives and Environmental Services Program. Margarita has been a part of Team Santa Ana for over 15 years. Prior to that, she administered affordable housing, strategic planning, and Community Development Block Grant-funded programs at the Los Angeles Community Development Authority and supported public housing resident initiatives at the Housing Authority City of Los Angeles. As a seasoned advocacy planner, Margarita is a solution-oriented leader focused on a meaningful process to deliver impactful and equitable outcomes for the Santa Ana community. Margarita and her team work with a network of interagency and community stakeholders to address issues of environmental health equity and quality of life and provide capacity-building, collaboration, grant resources, and special event support for Santa Ana neighborhoods to thrive.