FPA Group is a women-owned business based in St. Louis that specializes in community planning, project programming and public engagement. FPA Group works with governments, municipal, for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. We help clients define project parameters and goals and work to deliver successful project implementation.


Julie Padberg White

Julie began FPA Group in August 2002 under the name of Vantage LLC after having worked in the architectural and construction fields as a consultant, manager and planner. Her experience includes working with government agencies, private sector and nonprofit organizations on project definition, planning, and implementation oversight. Julie helps clients define project parameters and provides strategies for key stakeholder input that are tailored to each project. She is the coordinator and facilitator for project programming, planning, promotion, work sessions, and post-session analysis.


Carey Bundy, AICP

Carey has experience being on stakeholder teams and leading efforts to conceive the “big picture” and devise plans and implementation strategies to achieve set goals and objectives. Her work has primarily focused on regional planning and development efforts.  Within that work she oversaw projects from inception and planning through project construction and completion. She is also astute at data collection and database development to aid project development, cost allocation, and tracking.


Margaret Costanzo (bio coming soon)



Business Certifications:

Women Owned Business Enterprise (WBE)

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)

Women Owned Small Business (WOSB)-Pending