Associate - Senior Planner
Kristen Barisdale manages land use planning applications and development projects with a focus on commercial, industrial and residential development. She works with public and private clients to assist in obtaining various planning approvals including Consents, Minor Variances, Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments, Draft Plans of Subdivision and Condominium, Site Plan Approvals, and Part-Lot Control.
Kristen has strong analytical skills demonstrated through the preparation of planning justification and feasibility reports. She also has expertise with the preparation of presentations and public consultation as well as preparing for and appearing at the OMB. Through these experiences, she has gained an understanding of the land use approval process, project management, and the representation of public and private interests. Kristen values productive and positive working relationships, and is a constructive and confident member to any team.
She is actively involved with the Ontario Professional Planners Institute, and currently holds the position of Vice Chair of the Southwest District Leadership Team.