Ecovillages, Cohousing, and Intentional Communites


Eco Design & Construction

Environmental Planning


Mentoring/Tutoring/Summer Students


Presentations in Colleges & Universities

Television & Radio Appearances

Volunteer Work

Organizations Involved With (past and present)

  • Facilitator, Permaculture Professionals Gathering, Bioneers Conference, San Rafael, CA 2000: Environmental Steering Group, Congress fo rthe New Urbanism, Portland, Oregon June 2000

  • Consensus Trainer and Facilitator, King Whole Village Co-Housing Community 1998: Process and consensus trainer and guide.

  • Facilitator, Sustainable Design, School of Architecture, Ryerson University 1998: Facilitated and taught a semester course in sustainable planning and design for third and fourth year architecture and building science students. Focused on sustainable communities and ecovillages: environmental site plan, permaculture design, buildings.

  • Mediator and Land Use Consultant, Sibun River Valley Citrus, Belize, Central America 1997: Mediated a land use conflict between two citrus growers, an eco-tourism operator, and the Belize National Government. Advised on the development of a sustainable land use strategy.

  • Consensus Trainer, Sibun River Watershed Association, Belize 1997

  • Facilitator of Main Plenary, Bioregional Gathering of the Americas, Mexico 1996

  • Facilitator, Board Meeting, Counter Cultures Collective, York University 1996

  • Eastern Permaculture Teachers' Association, 1998, 1999

  • Canadian Association of Planning Students, Canadian Institute of Planners, Ontario Professional Planners Institute 1997/98

  • Board of Directors, Guelph Campus Co-op 1992/93

  • Green Energy Working Group