Junior Planner

T. 905.574.1993 ext. 207
kgillis@tjohnsconsulting.com

Katelyn Gillis, BA

Katelyn is a Junior Planner and the newest team member of T. Johns Consulting Group. She works closely with senior staff to complete various aspects of the Planning Application process including, planning policy and zoning reviews. She is also involved with preparing Planning Justification Reports for residential and commercial projects.

Katelyn is a versatile member of staff: with her technical skills, she offers valuable support to the design studio and is contributing to concept plans for clients.

After graduating from Dalhousie University, Katelyn held various positions with the City of Hamilton in the Community and Emergency Services Department, Recreation Division, where she worked with youth and seniors, as well as an Employment Survey in the Planning and Economic Development Department. She was responsible for collecting, inputting and analyzing land use, spatial and employment data – all of which was compiled in various municipal staff reports.

Katelyn received a Bachelor of Arts, double majoring in International Development Studies and Environmental & Social Sustainability at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She received an Urban and Regional Planning Technician (GIS) Diploma at Mohawk College, Hamilton, Ontario, where she graduated with honours.

She was elected class representative for the Canadian Association of Certified Planning Technicians and received the Bryan Prince Booksellers Planning Principles Merit Scholarship.

Katelyn is working simultaneously towards her Ontario Professional Planners Institute and Canadian Institute of Planners designations.