Yvonne is a land use planner with the firm. She is a certified Project Management Professional. She manages the preparation, submission and processing of various types of development applications and the preparation of appeals to the the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (formerly the Ontario Municipal Board). She also conducts planning analyses and reviews on a wide range of planning matters relating to client projects and interests, including analysis of provincial plans, official plans, zoning by-laws and development charge by-laws. In addition, Yvonne assists in the preparation for and provides assistance at Local Planning Appeal Tribunal hearings.
Yvonne has experience working in program and policy development in the public sector. Prior to joining Wood Bull, she worked with a local government planning office in Ghana, as part of the Canadian Institute of Planners Worldlink Program, where she developed and implemented a survey to assist with economic development and the eventual creation of a comprehensive land use plan.