Rebecca Foon

Rebecca Foon

Rebecca is a versatile urban planner and director with SSG, who is dedicated to integrating a holistic understanding of sustainability in growing healthy communities. She is an accomplished project manager and facilitator, sustainability management systems creator, sustainability assessment leader, researcher, and green building consultant. Rebecca was the project manager on a broad-based sustainability strategy for Algonquin College, Western and McGill University and developed provincial surveys on sustainability in higher education. In collaboration with Royal Roads University, she helped develop the Community Vitality Index, now being applied to communities across Canada. Rebecca was the project manager and lead researcher on the Sustainable Cities Strategic Review, a joint partnership between SSG and Royal Roads University's Canada Research Chair, and was funded by the Capital Regional District and the City of Calgary. She has led a series of key informant interviews and e-Dialogues with Mayors, Chief Financial Officers, planners and practitioners from across the country on sustainable communities. Rebecca also spearheaded a research project with the Federation of Canadian Municipalities on Green Revolving Loan Funds. Rebecca led the development of two case studies on adaptation in BC and was the LEED coordinator for Proment Development's new residential development, Le Vistal, achieving LEED gold in Montreal, Canada. Other major clients include Vancouver School Board, Halton Hills, Discovery Channel, West Hants and BC Government. Rebecca has a project management certificate from the Project Management Institute (PMI).

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Vancouver
HiVE Vancouver
128 West Hastings
Vancouver BC V6B 1G8
604 828 6660
Montreal
1130 Lajoie #3
Outremont, QC H2V 1N8
514 806 5847
Halifax
11 Alex Cox Rd
Tatamagouche, NS B0K 1V0
250 213 9029
New York
207 522 0694