Board Members and Committees

BOARD MEMBERS

Brent Toderian, MCIP – President
Principal, Toderian UrbanWORKS, Vancouver, BC

Pierre St-Cyr, OUQ, MCIP – Vice-President
Montreal, QC

Robert Freedman, MRAIC, AICP, LSUC, CanU – Chairman
President, Freedman Urban Solutions, Toronto, ON

Daniel Leeming, FCIP, RPP – Treasurer
Principal, The Planning Partnership, Toronto, ON

Alexandru Taranu, OAA, RPP, FCIP – Secretary
Manager, Urban Design and Special Projects, City of Brampton, ON

Dr. David L.A. Gordon, FCIP, RPP, P.Eng, AICP
Professor and Director, School of Urban & Regional Planning, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Thom Mahler, MCIP, RPP
Manager, Established Community Planning, City of Calgary, AB

Joyce Drohan, MAIBC, LEED AP
Associate Principal, Director, Urban Design, Perkins and Will Canada, Vancouver, BC

Nathalie Prud’homme, OUQ, MCIP
Directrice des relations gouvernementales et municipales, ville de Québec, QC

Alain Miguelez, MCIP, OPPI
Program Manager – Zoning, Intensification and Neighbourhoods, City of Ottawa

Jacob Ritchie, LPP, MCIP, AICP
Urban Design Manager at Halifax Regional Municipality, Halifax, NS

HONOURARY BOARD MEMBERS

Larry Beasley, CM, FCIP
Principal, Beasley and Associates, Planning Inc., Vancouver, BC

Ken Greenberg, FRAIC, Assoc AIA,
Principal, Greenberg Consultants Inc, Toronto, ON

Joe Berridge, FCIP, RPP
Partner, Urban Strategies, Toronto, ON

Paul Bedford, FCIP, RPP
Urban Mentor, Adjunct professor, Urban & Regional Planning, University of Toronto/Ryerson University Toronto, ON

Aurele Cardinal, OAQ, OUQ, FIRAC Principal, Cardinal Hardy, Montreal, QC

David Witty, PhD, MRAIC, FCIP
Vice President Academic and Provost, Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo, BC

Jack Diamond, OAA, FRAIC, FCIP
Principal, Diamond Schmidt Architects, Toronto, ON

Mike Harcourt, LL.D
Associate Director, Continuing Studies Centre for Sustainability
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

Lloyd Axworthy, PC, OC, OM
President, University of Winnipeg, MB

Nancy Shoiry,
Directrice principale – Service de la mise en valeur du territoire at the Ville de Montréal

Robert Allsopp ARIBA,  MRTPI,  MCIP,  RPP,  FCSLA
Partner, DTAH, Toronto, ON

COMMITTEES & CHAIRS

Rick Merrill, MCIP, RPP, OAAChair, Membership and Finance Committee
Senior Advisor, The Planning Partnership, Toronto, ON

Eric Turcotte, MCIP, RPP, OAA, OAQChair, Communications and Marketing Committee
Partner, Urban Strategies, Toronto, ON

Mark Guslits, B. ArchChair, Industry Relations Committee

Antonio Gomez-Palacio Arq. MES, RPP, MCIP, MRAIC – Chair, Advocacy Committee
Founding Partner, DIALOG, Toronto, ON

Dr. David L.A. Gordon, FCIP, RPP, P.Eng, AICP – Chair, Research Committee
Professor and Director, School of Urban & Regional Planning, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Jamie Unwin BA, MES Planning & Food Systems – Chair, Committee for Young Urbanists
Associate, Urban Food Strategies & Executive Coordinator, CanU, Toronto, ON