Photo by C.S. Cosco

I’m an urban planner, researcher, and writer interested in urban issues: housing, immigration, transportation, growth management, and governance. I work as a consultant in Toronto with expertise in:


I have a B.L.Arch from the University of Toronto, M.A. and Ph.D. from the UBC School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP). I write for online publications and academic journals, and am currently editing a book of case studies in Canadian planning.

This website is designed and hosted at, with portraits provided by the very talented C.S. Cosco. All the other artwork is mine. You can contact me at planningutopia(at) or through LinkedIn.