Dr. Graham Whitelaw, B.A. (Western Ontario), M.A., Ph.D. (Waterloo) RPP MCIP

I have over 20 years of experience in the land use and environmental policy fields, 10 of those with the Land Use Policy Branch, Ontario Ministry of the Environment. I have extensive consulting experience providing services to government and the NGO sector and am an accomplished facilitator bringing innovation to the policy development process through public engagement processes. I completed my PhD in the School of Planning, University of Waterloo in 2006 and joined Queen's University in 2007. I am currently a volunteer Director with the Save the Oak Ridges Moraine Coalition and the Oak Ridges Institute for Sustainability.


My research interests are focused on environmental assessment, land use planning, community based and multi-party monitoring and First Nations. I am currently working with the Mushkegowuk Cree of the Western James Bay, the Coalition on the Niagara Escarpment, and a group of stakeholders across the Oak Ridges Moraine, north of the City of Toronto on the Niagara Escarpment, north of the City of Toronto


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