Honorary Members

The Ontario Professional Planners Institute believes that it is important to recognize the work of non-planners who show an extraordinary interest and concern for the planning profession. Honorary membership also acknowledges their valuable contribution in promoting the importance of planning for healthy and sustainable communities.

The Honourable Dr. Crombie, P.C., O.C., O. Ont.
(Inducted as an Honorary member in 2016)

FEATURED HONORARY MEMBER

David Crombie has served as mayor of Toronto, member of parliament and federal cabinet minister. He is the former president and CEO of the Canadian Urban Institute, former chair of Ontario Place Corporation and founding chair of the Waterfront Regeneration Trust.

He has received honorary degrees from the University of Toronto, University of Waterloo and Seneca College.

David Crombie is president of David Crombie and Associates Inc. and currently serves as chair of the Advisory Council for the Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO), a director of Mount Pleasant Cemetaries Group and chair of the Toronto Lands Corporation.

David Crombie is chancellor emeritus of Ryerson University and an honorary fellow of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada. He has been appointed to the Order of Ontario and as an officer to the Order of Canada.


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