John is a land use planner with over six years of experience working on progressively more complex residential and mixed-use developments. Originally from Ontario, John started his career at a municipal law firm before joining the City Planning department at the City of Toronto. John was the project review team leader for townhouse development applications, mid-rise building proposals and building use conversions. Effective as an overall coordinator and mediator, he has efficiently guided priority projects to timely approval. John is a multi-disciplinary thinker with a keen interest in other domains of knowledge.
He has a Bachelor of Environmental Studies, Honours Planning degree from the University of Waterloo.