Associate, Planning and Urban Design
Lina is an Associate at SvN, where she leads as a registered professional planner and licensed landscape architect with over ten years of experience in planning and urban design. Her comprehensive background equips her with a strong understanding of the spatial and functional elements that create thriving communities.
Working in both the private and public sectors, her areas of expertise include master planning, urban design guidelines, policy review, large-scale infill developments, urban street design, and public engagement. Lina's experience includes strategy and preparation for hearings at the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT).
Among her many responsibilities at SvN, Lina is the Project Manager and Planner for the 60-acre Shoppers World Brampton redevelopment located at the terminus of the Hurontario LRT. As part of a multi-disciplinary team, she takes a proactive approach to realize intended design visions and redevelopment strategies. Meanwhile, Lina continues to foster strong relationships with the approval agencies and stakeholders, facilitating privately-led, public engagement events throughout the application process.