Mark is a Partner, Urban Designer and Landscape Architect at Urban Strategies Inc., credited with a range of complex and award winning urban design and planning assignments over twenty-five+ years of practice. Mark regularly directs large complex multi-disciplinary teams on waterfront and downtown revitalization projects, brownfield redevelopment, institutional campus master plans as well as transit-oriented intensification. From Barbados to New York, Hamilton to Edmonton, Niagara-on-the-Lake to Buffalo, Mark assists public and private sector clients in developing evaluating large-scale urban transformations. Mark is adept at engaging communities in the design and planning process and is a well regarded as an expert facilitator and keynote speaker.
City of Guelph
Since 2006, Urban Strategies has led several important planning initiatives for the City of Guelph.
Imagine Urban Niagara: A Regional Urban Structure Strategy2015
Saskatoon Community Visioning2010 - 2012
Saint John Official Plan
Saint John is a waterfront city with a proud industrial past and present. The last municipal plan was over 25 years old and anticipated a tripling of Saint John’s population.