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Cindy Welsh MCIP, RPP

Cindy Welsh MCIP, RPP


Position:Poste:

Director

Bio

Cindy Welsh is a land use planner who is passionate about the planning profession. 

She has held progressive leadership and management roles in her 20 plus years of experience, in public service, at municipal and provincial levels.  Cindy’s experience includes municipal and policy planning, health planning and economic development. She has held volunteer positions with non-profit organizations including Chair/Vice-chair of OPPI's Northern District Leadership Team, Timmins Non-profit Housing Corporation and the Ontario Public Health Association Built Environment Working Group.

Cindy was first elected to the CIP Board of Directors in 2016 as the Ontario Region Director.  Cindy is committed to the principles and practices of sound governance, strong leadership, transparency and consultation with the CIP membership and hopes to continue on in this role as Ontario Region Director for the next three years. Through Cindy’s collaborative style of leadership, in her role as a CIP Director, she has helped carve out a new solid and relevant role for the national institute and looks forward to continuing on with this important work.

Cindy serves as the Manager of Planning with the City of Timmins, a position she has held for the past five years. She holds a Master of Public Health Degree (Lakehead University), Bachelor of Environmental Studies – Honours Urban and Regional Planning – Co-operative Program Degree (University of Waterloo) and a Bachelor of Arts – Geography Degree (Carleton University). Cindy joined as a student member and became a full member of CIP and a Registered Professional Planner in Ontario in 1997.

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