Cultural Heritage Specialist, Stantec Consulting Ltd.
Lashia Jones is a Cultural Heritage Specialist and member of Stantec’s Environmental Services Team, with experience in identifying, evaluating and planning for cultural heritage resources. Ms. Jones is a member of the Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals, and has a Masters Degree in Canadian Studies from Carleton University, specializing in Heritage Conservation. Ms. Jones has worked for both public and private sector clients, provding a variety of cultural heritage services including heritage impact assessments, cultural heritage evaluations, inventories of cultural heritage resources, heritage conservation districts, heritage master plans and cultural heritage bridge evaluations. Ms. Jones is well versed with local, provincial and national tools for the identification, evaluation and best practices for cultural heritage resources, including the Ontario Heritage Act, Provincial Policy Statement, Planning Act, Environmental Assessment Act, Ontario Heritage Tool Kit and Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada. Lashia’s experience in various multi-disciplinary projects has given her experience in public engagement and consultation, constructive dialogue with heritage committees, local councils and multi-disciplinary project teams.