Canadian Institue Of Planners

Shaping our Communities
Sustaining Canada's Future.


CIP receives its strategic direction from its Board of Directors. The Board is made up of volunteers from across Canada, who are elected by CIP members. It is the duty of each Board member to represent the best interests of the entire CIP membership, regardless of their region of practice.

To contact the CIP Board of Directors please email

Board meeting minutes can be accessed by CIP members by logging in to the Members-only site (under Board Documents).

2018 Director Nominations and Elections

In response to the Canadian Institute of Planner’s call for nominations to the CIP Board of Directors, we are pleased to present the 2018 Slate of Director Candidates. Please be aware that all voting members will receive their online voting packages on June 27, 2018, and that voting will close on July 18, 2018.

On July 21, 2018, voting results will be announced and voting members asked to ratify the final slate at the CIP Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Winnipeg.

If you have any further questions regarding the process, upcoming AGM or the CIP Director online vote, please email

For 2018 Director candidate profiles and positions, please click HERE.


Important Deadlines
Nomination Deadline: June 1, 2018 (PASSED)
Director Candidates Announced: June 18, 2018 (PASSED)
Online Voting Opens: June 27, 2018
Reminder of Voting Deadline Sent: July 10, 2018
Online Voting Closes: July 18, 2018
Election (AGM) Date: July 21, 2018.

Board of Directors 2017/2018


Eleanor Mohammed RPP, MCIP

Position:Poste : President


Lindsay Chase MCIP, RPP

Position:Poste : Vice President


Mary Bishop FCIP

Position:Poste : Director


Pamela Shaw PhD, MCIP, RPP, FRCGS

Position:Poste : Treasurer


Nancy Griffiths MCIP

Position:Poste : Director


Karen Bolton RPP, MCIP

Position:Poste : Director


Elizabeth Nicoll

Position:Poste : Director


Kelley Moore MCIP, RPP

Position:Poste : Director


Jeff Palmer MCIP, RPP

Position:Poste : Director


Mark Seasons PhD, FCIP, RPP

Position:Poste : Director


Nathalie Prud'Homme MCIP, OUQ

Position:Poste : Director


Cindy Welsh MCIP, RPP

Position:Poste : Director