M.Pl, MCIP, RPP
Kelly joined MHBC in 2015. Prior to joining MHBC, Kelly worked as a policy planner for a regional municipality where she worked as part of a multi-disciplinary team to complete long range planning projects including a comprehensive employment lands strategy and an affordable housing strategy. Kelly provides urban and regional planning, analysis and research support for all aspects of the firm's activities, having worked on a variety of projects for municipalities and private sector clients throughout Southern Ontario. She has experience in preparing due diligence reports, planning justification reports, planning assessment and evaluation reports, secondary plans and policy studies. She also has experience coordinating the submission and approval of various planning applications including Official Plan Amendments, Zoning By-law Amendments, Minor Variances and Site Plan Approvals. Kelly has successfully completed a number of major redevelopment projects in Hamilton, Oakville, Burlington and Mississauga as well as significant policy projects for municipalities in Niagara and Halton Region.
Kelly received an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and Geography from McMaster University in 2011 and Master of Urban and Regional Planning from Queen’s University in 2013.