Board of Directors 2017 - 2018

Caroline Burgess, M.A., R.P.P., M.C.I.P. – President

Caroline Burgess is an independent consulting environmental planner and Managing Director of Burgess Environmental Planning.

Ariane Heisey, B.A. (Hons), M.E.S., MCIP, RPP – Past President

Ariane Heisey has been a leader in EA since 1989 and holds a master’s degree in Environmental Studies from York University.

Jillian Bieser – Director of Communications

Jillian Bieser holds a Masters degree from the University of Toronto in Forest Conservation and is currently completing a PhD within the University’s Faculty of Forestry.

Anneliese Grieve – Treasurer

Anneliese Grieve is the Principal of Strategic Environmental Planning Solutions and has over 28 years of experience working in the environmental industry.

Katie Bright, B.Sc., MCIP, RPP – Secretary

Katie Bright is an Environmental Project Manager with Metrolinx and also sits on the Transportation Working Group with the Ontario Professional Planners Institute.

Simon Miles, M.A., F.R.S.A.

Simon Miles is a consultant on public policy and international development, focusing on institutional analysis and capacity development, policy making, planning, and administration.

Benjamin Bradshaw

Benjamin Bradshaw is the AVP of Graduate Studies and an Associate Professor of Geography at the University of Guelph.

Charles J. Birchall, LL.B., LL.M.

Charles Birchall is a Director and Conference Planning Committee Member for the OAIA.

Adam Chamberlain, L.L.B.

Adam Chamberlain is a partner with the law firm of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP in Toronto.

Anjala Puvananathan

Anjala Puvananathan is the regional director at the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency.

Mike Bricks, MCIP, RPP

Mike Bricks is a Principal of Morrison Hershfield and manages their Environmental Services Department in the GTAH.

Cheryl Chetkiewicz

Cheryl Chetkiewicz, PhD, is an Associate Conservation Scientist with Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Canada.