junwinPLANit Chair

Jamie Unwin

Home town: Vancouver, BC

Field Experience:

Canadian Institute of Planners National Student Representative.  Helping to develop a new national platform for student engagement within CIP.

Major Research Project (MRP):

Resilient Food Systems for Canadian Cities: Facilitating change through an exploratory study of the Canadian Institute of Planners

Program of Study (POS) title:

Planning for Resilient Regional Food Systems in Canada

 

heatherwPLANit Secretary

Heather Wright

Home town:

Dundas, ON

Major Research Project (MRP):

Natural Heritage System Planning in Southern Ontario

Program of Study (POS) title:

Environmental Planning

 

jsmithPLANit Secretary

Jennifer Smith

Hometown:

Toronto

Field Experience:

City of Toronto, Natural Environment and Community Programs, Meadow Systems Planner

Major Research Project:

Meadow Systems Planning: Analysis of Prescribed Burns at the Don Valley Brickworks Park

Plan of Study Title:

Urban Ecosystem and Habitat Creation Planning

 

anapoliLiaison Coordinator

Amanda Napoli

Hometown:

Toronto

Field experience:

Community Consultation Coordinator for Northwood Neighbourhood Services. Undertaking a service assessment of clients in North Toronto suburbs using a multi-faceted community planning approach.

Major Research Project (MRP):

Suburban Retrofits as Strategic Densification: Integrating Urban Design and Form-based Codes in GTA Fringe Suburbs

Program of Study (POS):

Planning for Suburban Retrofitting

 

stuartPLANit Liaison Coordinator

Stuart Cooper

Hometown:

Toronto, ON

Field Experience:

Indian Urban Space Foundation. Conducted research for an NGO responsible for preparing the national urban planning guidelines for the Government of India

Major Research Project (MRP):

Examining the influence of businesses in the planning eco-cities

Program of Study (POS) title:

TBD

 

roxyPLANit Marketing/Promotions Coordinator

Roxy Shiell

Home town:

Toronto, ON

Field Experience:

Urban Designer at Bousfields, Inc., a planning and urban design firm in downtown Toronto

Major Research Project (MRP):

Reconstructing the image of the suburbs: condominium development and private interests in the Toronto city-region

Program of Study (POS) title:

Urban Planning, Form and Design

 

boscariolLogistics Coordinator

Matthew Boscariol

Hometown:

Kitchener, ON

Field Experience:

1. President, Canadian Association of Planning Students –  L’Association Canadienne des Étudiants en Aménagement et Urbanisme

2. City of Toronto: Research Assistant

3. Councillor Maria Augimeri: Planning Assistant

Major research Paper:

Political Influences on the Downsview Park Development

POS Title:

Planning and Municipal Politics

 

abradfordPromotion Coordinator

Allison Bradford

Home Town:

Kitchener, ON

Field Experience:

City of Barrie Student Planner

Major Research Project (MRP):

Arts and the City: Revitalizing Mid-Sized Cities through Arts and Culture

Program of Study (POS) Title:

Urban Planning and Design in Downtown Revitalization