Principal, BES, MCIP, RPP
Ron has a long-standing reputation for excellence in managing complex planning projects and devising successful implementation strategies. Over the past 30+ years, he has gained extensive experience writing official plans, secondary plans, zoning by-laws and associated amendments on behalf of municipal clients, including many projects addressing provincial policy, growth management and urban structure issues. Ron has carried out complex research assignments for provincial ministries, municipalities and other agencies related to the development of public policy. He has also appeared as an expert witness at numerous Ontario Municipal Board hearings.
Ron is responsible for the policy components of The Planning Partnership’s community planning and urban design assignments throughout Canada and the United States. He has lectured at the University of Toronto, the University of Guelph and the University of Waterloo, and has been a presenter at OPPI and CIP Conferences. Ron is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Bloor-Yorkville Business Improvement Area.