Ute is an Urban Designer with more than 17 years of experience and is a member of the Ontario Professional Planners Institute and the Canadian Institute of Planners. As an urban designer, Ute approaches her work with the understanding that design can be a vehicle for creating healthy places and communities while being aware of the complexities of urban spaces and the potential of infrastructure to transform the vitality of a place. Integral to all her management and design work is her commitment to the integration of social, economic, and environmentally sustainable practices from the early stages of the process.
Working for private and public clients, Ute’s design experience in Canada, the Unites States, Russia and China include site, master and community planning developments ranging in size from 10 to 8,000 acres, from custom homes to community master plans working for private and public clients. Ute’s site design experience also includes numerous site selection and development feasibility studies that deliver optimal land use solutions to specific site design challenges.