Matthew is responsible for guiding planning initiatives through municipal and regional approval processes. His work includes master planning and project management for landowner groups, growth management and policy creation for municipal clients, and the preparation and management of development applications for individual landowners. Matthew is familiar with best practices of sustainability in the planning process, smart growth and growth management techniques. His current research initiatives include the formulation of best practices and approaches to sustainability in the land use planning process. Matthew enjoys supporting Toronto sports teams and travelling the world with his family.