Nolan Drumm , B.A., B.URPl Planner
Prior to joining EcoVue, Nolan was a Senior Analyst with Altus Group Economic Consulting where he primarily conducted reviews of development charge background studies and by-laws, economic impact studies and feasibility analyses for private and public sector clients.
Nolan earned his Bachelor of Arts from Acadia University with a concentration in Economics and received his Post-Baccalaureate in Urban and Regional Planning from Ryerson University. While at Ryerson University, his group won the IBI Award for excellence in professional practice for a study on utilizing the co-housing model as an alternative for seniors housing. He presented the findings from this study at the national conference for the Canadian Institute of Planners in 2014.
Nolan is an Associate Member of the Urban Land Institute and a Candidate Member of the Ontario Professional Planners Institute and the Canadian Institute of Planners.
Sean Yilmaz, B.URPI, LEED Green Associate., Planner
To date, these include the coordination of large-scale development projects including the management of sub consultants and technical studies. Sean also prepares Planning Act applications, Planning Justification Reports and First Nation and Community Consultation packages.
Sean is an accredited LEED Green Associate and pre-candidate member of the Ontario Professional Planners Institute, and is working towards obtaining full membership.
Ken Hurford, MCIP, RPP, AMCTO Sr. Planner
Ken Hurford joined the EcoVue team in September of 2015. Prior to joining EcoVue, Ken was Manager of Planning at the Municipality of Brighton for 12 years and before that was a Senior Planner in the Cobourg office of Totten Sims Hubicki Associates (TSH) for 16 years. Overall, Ken has about 30 years of planning experience. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) from Trent University, a Supervisory Studies Certificate from the Ontario Management Development Program and a Municipal Management Certificate from Loyalist College. Ken is a Full member of the Canadian Institute of Planners and the Ontario Professional Planners Institute. He is a Registered Professional Planner in the Province of Ontario. Ken is also a member of the Association of Municipal Managers, Clerks and Treasurers of Ontario.
Ken has worked extensively on a range of planning applications in his career - often as a reviewer on behalf of a municipality or as the representative of an applicant. He has assisted numerous municipalities with updating local official plans and zoning by-laws.
Alexander (Sandy) Wakeling, Survey Technician
Sandy’s primary function at EcoVue is undertaking topographic surveys and drafting of base plans for Pre Development. He also provides onsite inspection services and design capabilities. His knowledge of the land development process has given him the skills necessary to undertake a wide range of surveys and prepare the associated plans for, Site Plans, Pre Engineering, Stormwater and Flood Lines.
Sandy is a registered (Associate) member of Ontario Association of Certified Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) in good standing since 2010.
Roy L. Haig, C.E.T., Sr. Engineering Technologist
As a registered member of the Ontario Association of Certified Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) Roy provides a wide range of civil engineering experience for planning projects with engineering components. He will focus on projects that include sewage system design, site grading plans, aggregate resource licensing, commercial entrance design and municipal/private road design.
Roy’s addition to the EcoVue team gives the planning staff a technical resource that allows them to respond quickly to the engineering facets of their projects.
Ruth Tregenza, B.E.S. Planner
Ruth is a pre-candidate member of the Ontario Professional Planners Institute and the Canadian Institute of Planners, and is working towards obtaining full membership.
Heather Sadler, B.A., M.A., MCIP, RPP Principal/Sr. Planner
Peter Josephs, B.Sc., M.PL., MCIP, RPP
Peter has worked extensively on myriad planning applications in his career - both as the representative of an applicant, and as a reviewer on behalf of the municipality. He has assisted with updating many local official plans and zoning by-laws, as well as creating new policies for municipalities that reflect the ever-changing Provincial land use planning landscape.
Peggy Murphy, C. Tech. Senior Design Technologist
Peggy is highly recognized for her excellent skills in the design and production of Official Plan, Secondary Plan and Zoning By-law Schedules for municipalities, as well as subdivision concept plans, draft plans of subdivision and condominium, property and roadway design layouts and site plans and thematic maps. She creates maps which aid in the decision-making process of land management and development planning and takes part in developing project-specific databases used for feasibility studies, impact assessments and constraint identification.
Peggy uses AutoCAD Map 3D and ArcView to prepare her drawings, accessing spatial data through the Land Information Ontario data base.
Kent Randall, MCIP, RPP, AMCTO Sr. Planner
He is Project Planner for many projects for private clients, in municipalities from Dufferin County and Simcoe County in the west, to the Region of Durham and the County of Northumberland to the south, the County of Haliburton to the north and the County of Hastings to the east, as well as the City of Kawartha Lakes, and the County and City of Peterborough. He oversees the work of EcoVue's Planners.
Kent is a Registered Professional Planner (RPP) and a full member of the Canadian Institute of Planners (MCIP).