Suzanne Young is currently the Director of Open Spaces Planning and Design with the City of Edmonton. She is a Registered Professional Planner and has worked in both Alberta and Ontario. Suzanne holds a Bachelor of Environmental Conservation Science from the University of Alberta and Masters of Science (Planning) from the University of Guelph.
Over the last 17 years Suzanne has worked on a variety of land use and open space planning and policy projects, land use modelling, performance measure programs, source water protection policy, brownfield redevelopment, watershed management initiatives, wetland policy implementation and open space development.
Suzanne has two amazing, little humans who remind her regularly how important it is to preserve natural areas and ecological systems for future generations.
She is honored to be part of the Land Stewardship Centre Board and looks forward to contributing to the organization’s efforts.