Bruce McWilliam, MCIP, RPP Planning & Development

land planner, housing consultant, urban planner, development manager, real estate consulting, land development consultant, project management, manufacturer's agencies

BACKGROUND

 

2009 – Pres.       B.E. McWilliam & Associates

                          Principal, Senior Planner

 

2004 – 2009       Pacific Land Resource Group Inc.

                          Associate, Senior Planner

 

1991 – 2004       City of Pitt Meadows

      Planner

 

1989 – 1991       Aplin & Martin Consultants Ltd.

                          Planning Technician

 

1988 – 1989       City of Vancouver

                          Zoning Plan Checker

 

1987 – 1989       B.C. Parks

                          Park Master Plan Researcher

 

Professional & Community Involvement

 

·        Member, Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP)                             1994 - Present

·        Member, Planning Institute of British Columbia (PIBC)                1994 - Present

·        Member, American Planning Association (APA)                           1992 - 2004

·        Member, GVRD Technical Advisory Committee (TAC)                 1991 - 2004

·        Member, GVRD Housing Task Group                                          1991 - 2004

·        Member, GVRD Economic Development Committee                    2001 - 2003

 

Education

 

Professional and Personal Training Courses                   1988 – On-going

·        Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Cert., 1997

      Royal Canadian Mounted Police

·        Neighborhood Redevelopment Cert.. –  2002

     Rutgers University

·        Landscape Design Cert. –  1996

       University of British Columbia - Okanagon

 

·        Certificate in Site Planning, 1993

      University of British Columbia

 

·        Bachelor of Arts/ Interdisciplinary Cert. Urban Studies , 1988

      Carleton University

 

International Studies - United States, Mexico, United Kingdom, and Australia

Seminar Presentations Numerous seminar presentations

 

-       B.C. Ministry of Agriculture’s Annual General Meeting of Staff Agrologists (2004)

-       BC Assessment / Real Estate Institute of B.C. Meeting - Fraser River Crossing (2003)

-       BCIT Tourism Planning Course - 2003

-       Elementary School Program – “What Planning Means to Everyone” (2002)

 

Testimonials

  • "I have worked with Bruce on a number of occasions and many times had to pick his brain. He was always willing to help and always had answers or contacts that I was looking for. ..."
    Wayne Tullis
    Commercial Realtor, Tullis Realty & Macdonald Realty Ltd.
  • "As a fellow City Planner I have known Bruce professionally for many years and have always been impressed by his wide ranging knowledge of municipalities and processes throughout..."
    Raymond Nothstein, MCIP
    Development Manager for Wesbild Holdings Ltd.