Business Leaders Choose Oakville

Town of Oakville
Senior Economic Development Officer 

Key Accomplishments

Auto Mayors
Bronte Business Action Plan

Digital Media - Tech Cluster Development

Ace Coworking Nov 2020
Video created for SIGGRAPH Trade Mission

TGIF Tech Meetings/Bronte BIA/Silicon Halton at
Taste of Columbia 
captured by a presentation given at 
2016 IEDC Cleveland Conference

Creative Industry Show Case – Sept 2013

Haldimand CountyEconomic Development Officer

Downtown Revitalization Incentives Program, facade improvement program, community improvement program

Community Development and Event Coordination
– Mayor’s Breakfast
– Business Awards Breakfast
– Who Does What Workshop with local 5 Chambers of Commerce and 3 Business Improvement Areas
Fund Development Officer— NoKee Kwe Occupational Skill Development Inc.

– Successful in obtaining Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant

Project management, communications and outreach for the City of London’s Celebrate 150 – London’s Sesquicentennial activities

Ontario Municipal Cultural Planning Inventory Report prepared for the Ontario Ministry of Culture, managed jointly with Carrie Brooks-Joiner and Associates

olicy Analysis and research briefing notes for the Toronto Public Library’s Strategic Planning Process 2004-6

Forms Development for Municipal World Inc.

Research Assistant to Neil Bradford, Ph. D.— background research on local economic networks and coalitions in Ontario in mid-sized cities (funding provided by SSHRC) Contributions led to the CPRN paper, Cities and Communities that Work: Innovation Practices, Enabling Policies, 2003)

facade improvement program creates a mural in Downtown Dunnville
A creative project of Lacie Williamson

Curator – The Bod Squad, Forest City Gallery,  Scene Magazine review, Gazette review 

Municipal World Magazine – Building Alliances for Culture in your Municipality, 2004.

Medium – Able-ism and Ageism during the Covid pandemic & beyond (July 2020)

Cultural Planners’ Forum – Co-Authored with Greg Baeker (Toronto) and Bill Bullick (Seattle), 2005

Carleton Journal of Public Administration – The Three Questions: Prosperity and the Public Good by Bob Rae, A book review discussing the difference between vision and practice in the field of public administration, 2003

Ontario Museum Association – Recruiting and Hiring Museum Curators and Directors: A Human Resource Tool for Local Government, Museum Trustees and Cultural Managers. (2003) – peer‑reviewed publication.