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Contributing Authors

Introduction
Since 1995, the following individuals have contributed 1 or more articles to our publications.  They are listed alphabetically by surname.  Wherever possible, we have provided their current titles.  If we don't have that information, the titles which appeared on their articles are given.  If you would like to update your information, please send us an email with the word 'Author' in the subject line.
A to C (20 Listings)
Jane D. Allen President, Jane D. Allen & Associates, and Principal, Acumen Consulting Group, Toronto, ON
Quinto M. Annibale Solicitor, Loopstra, Nixon & McLeish, Rexdale, ON
Richard R. Arblaster Barrister & Solicitor, practising in the municipal and land development fields, Markham, ON
John Armitage former President, Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce, ON
Al Arnold former Mayor, City of Rice Lake, WI
Norman R. Ball Director, Centre for Society, Technology & Values, University of Waterloo, ON
Mario Belvedere Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Milton, ON
Kenneth D. N. Boal former Chief Administrative Officer, Town of New Liskeard, ON
Michael Boggs former Chief Administrative Officer, Regional Municipality of Niagara, ON
Mark Brown Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Qualicum Beach, BC
Alan J. Buist former Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Lincoln, ON
Philippa R. Campsie President, Philippa Campsie Editorial Services, and Deputy Editor, Ontario Planning Journal
Andre Carrel President, Andre Carrel & Associates Ltd., and former Chief Administrative Officer, City of Rossland, BC
Jeffrey Celentano, MPA, MCIP Manager, Organization Development & Policy, City of North Bay, ON
Peter Clark former Chairman, Regional Municipality of Ottawa-Carleton, ON
W. Donald Cousens former Member of Provincial Parliament, and former Mayor, Town of Markham, ON
James R. Craven Principal, James R. Craven and Associates Ltd., and former Executive Director, Municipal Finance Authority of BC
Reg Cressman Executive Director, Kitchener and Waterloo Chamber of Commerce, ON
Brian Lee Crowley founding Managing Director, Macdonald-Laurier Institute, Ottawa, ON; and founding President, Atlantic Institute for Market Studies, Halifax, NS
Craig Curtis City Manager, City of Red Deer, AB, and former City Manager, City of Owen Sound, ON
D to J (21 Listings)
Mark G. Damm, CMC Partner, KnowledgeTech Consulting Inc., Vancouver, BC
Robert Deyman, MCIP Senior Consultant, Organizational Effectiveness, City of Waterloo, ON
Hon. Sir Roger Douglas List Member and former Minister of Finance, House of Representatives, Wellington, New Zealand
S. Ronald Ellis, Q.C. former Chairman, Workers' Compensation Appeals Tribunal, Toronto, ON
George Farkouh former Mayor, City of Elliot Lake, ON
Murray Fearrey Reeve, Municipality of Dysart et al, and former Warden, County of Haliburton, ON
Michael Fenn former Deputy Minister, Municipal Affairs, and former Chief Administrative Officer, Regional Municipality of Hamilton-Wentworth, ON
Chris Friel former Mayor, City of Brantford, ON
Len W. Garis Chief, Fire Service, City of Surrey, BC
Michael R. Garrett former Chief Administrative Officer, City of Toronto, ON
Dr. George Gera President, TransTech Consulting Group Ltd., Don Mills, ON
Jim F. Godfrey Administrator, Township of Langley, BC
Stephen Goldsmith former Mayor, City of Indianapolis, IN
Peter M. Holle Founder, Frontier Centre for Public Policy, and Principal Associate, Cog Associates, Winnipeg, MB
Jonathan R. Huggett Principal, J. R. Huggett Co., Infrastructure Consultants, White Rock, BC
Richard A. Hundey Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Exeter, ON
Edward A. Hunt, Ec.D. Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Ingersoll, ON
Gord Hunter Councillor, Ward 9, City of Ottawa, ON
Robert (Bob) Jeffery Managing Director, The Can-West Group, Wetaskiwin, AB
Ronald W. Jensen President, Ron Jensen & Associates, and former Director of Public Works, City of Phoenix, AZ
Brian Johnston Senior Advisor, Government Relations & Public Affairs, City of Brampton, ON
K to M (19 Listings)
Prof. Harry Kitchen Chairman, Department of Economics, Trent University, Peterborough, ON
Veronica Lacey former Deputy Minister, Education, Toronto, ON
Hon. Allan Leach former Minister, Municipal Affairs, Toronto, ON
Mary K. Lee Principal Consultant, Price Waterhouse LLP, Arlington, VA
John Lohuis Director, Recreation and Parks, City of Mississauga, ON
Douglas A. Lychak City Manager, City of Hamilton, ON
N. Roy Main Chief Administrative Officer, City of St. Thomas, ON
Barry E. Malmsten former Chief Administrative Officer, Regional Municipality of Halton, and former Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Ajax, ON
Karen Mann former Deputy Minister, Human Resources Development, Fredericton, NB
Hazel McCallion Mayor, City of Mississauga, ON
Dr. James C. McDavid Dean, Faculty of Human and Social Development, University of Victoria, BC
Barbara McGinn Consultant, CivicInfo BC, Victoria, BC
Tom McKay former Chief Administrative Officer, City of Kitchener, ON
Rowly McPherson Consultant and Facilitator, Public Sector Quality Council in Ontario, Oakville, ON
Grant G. McRadu Chief Administrative Officer, District of West Vancouver, BC
Ken R. Meech former Chief Administrative Officer, Halifax Regional Municipality, NS
Frank Miele Development Commissioner, City of Vaughan, ON
Umendra M. Mital, P.Eng. former City Manager, City of Surrey, BC
Terry Mundell former President, Association of Municipalities of Ontario, and former Reeve, Village of Erin, ON
N to Z (20 Listings)
Allan Neilson-Welch, MPA Principal, Neilson-Welch Consulting Inc., Kelowna, BC, and former City Manager, City of Quesnel, BC
Randal O'Toole Senior Fellow, Cato Institute, Camp Sherman, OR
Guy Paparella, MCIP, RPP Director, Development Division, Regional Municipality of Hamilton-Wentworth, ON
Giacomo A. (Jake) Pastore Senior Officer, Economic Development Corporation, City of Sault Ste. Marie, ON
Will Pearce Chief Administrative Officer, City of Cranbrook, BC, and former Municipal Manager, Town of Okotoks, AB
Sheila Richardson former Executive Director, Ontario Good Roads Association, Mississauga, ON
David R. Riemer former Chief of Staff, Office of the Mayor, City of Milwaukee, WI
Paul Ross Manager, Corporate Planning Secretariat, County of Strathcona, AB
Frank Rupcic General Manager, Business & Community Development Corporation, City of Welland, ON
Malcolm Scott former Mayor, Township of Lake of Bays, ON
David L. Seader Principal Consultant, Price Waterhouse LLP, New York, NY
C. Richard Tindal, Ph.D Co-author, Local Government in Canada, and President, Tindal Consulting Limited, Inverary, ON
E. J. (Ted) Tisdale, FCIS Municipal Administrator, District of Chilliwack, BC
William Trench President, William Trench & Associates, Fort Erie, ON
Alan Unwin former Mayor, City of St. Catharines, ON
David Vallance former President, Confederation of Resident & Ratepayer Associations, Toronto, ON
Rudy Vodicka, MPA Co-ordinator, Real Property & Asset Management Services, Halifax Regional Municipality, NS
Dr. Michael A. Walker former Executive Director, Fraser Institute, Vancouver, BC
Alan P. Wells former Chief Administrative Officer, Regional Municipality of York, ON
C. W. (Chuck) Wills Chief Administrative Officer, City of Windsor, ON
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