NICOLETTE VAN OYEN
Nicolette returned to MHBC in early 2019 after receiving her Diploma of Interior Design, having originally joined the firm in 2004 as a Planner. Nicolette has extensive land use planning experience working on Plans of Subdivision and Condominium, Official Plan and Zoning by-law amendments, commercial and residential Site Plans, as well as having experience making presentations to City Council, Planning Committee and Committee of Adjustment.
Prior to joining MHBC, Nicolette worked for municipalities in Muskoka and Waterloo Region as a Development planner processing complex applications for subdivisions and site plan as well as Official Plan and Zoning bylaw amendments. As a planner at MHBC, Nicolette provides consulting services to municipalities and private sector clients preparing due diligence and planning justification reports and has long-standing working relationships with municipal staff throughout Waterloo Region.
Nicolette was an elected member of the Cambridge Core Areas Advisory Committee (CARAC) as well as a committee member of the Cambridge and North Dumfries Community Foundation.
Nicolette graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Environmental Studies (Honours) in Coop Geography in 1985. Nicolette is a Candidate member of the Ontario Professional Planners Institute.