Justin Whalen

Landscape Architect / Cemetery Designer

Justin is a landscape architect with eight years of experience working in a wide range of projects from streetscape, community, trail and cemetery master plans to wayfinding, parks and recreation, and ski resort planning. He is a full member of both the OALA and CSLA, and holds a professional degree in landscape architecture from the University of Guelph. Justin is detail oriented and provides excellent communication skills when dealing with allied professionals, clients and stakeholders. As a project manager, Justin often leads projects from conceptual design to construction, participating in all stages, from site inventory and analysis, to refining detail designs and developing working drawing sets, as well as directing contract administration.

Justin understands the positive impacts landscape architecture can have on communities, both large and small. He has a strong appreciation of the public consultation process and a passion for historical preservation and rural town revitalization.

Justin sits on the Ontario Association of Landscape Architects Council, serving both existing and new members, and he serves as the Chair of the OALA Social Committee. In addition, he won the OALA David Erb Memorial Award for Volunteerism in 2021.

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