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John Rinaldi, AICP, MLA, BES (Plan)

Vice President, Planning and Landscape Architecture

John Rinaldi has over twenty years of experience in planning, urban design and engineering experience in both Canada and the United States. John obtained his undergraduate degree in urban planning from the University of Waterloo and a Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Guelph. He has been with christopher since 2001, and he currently manages the Planning and Landscape Architecture Division.

Through his many years at the firm, John has been able to work on numerous projects, obtaining considerable experience with legislative and entitlement applications, concept design and master planning, condemnation zoning cases, and project management. John works very closely with his clients to ensure projects are high-quality, creative and completed on time and within budget. He is known for his hard work, dedication and commitment to both his clients and the firm, with a positive and friendly attitude in the workplace.

Outside the office, “Rinaldi” is a very passionate tennis player and enjoys golfing. He also spends time travelling to experience architecture, urban design, sports stadiums and arenas.

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