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Brian Bridgeman, RPP


Commissioner of Planning and Economic Development, Regional Municipality of Durham

Brian Bridgeman is the Commissioner of Planning and Economic Development for the Regional Municipality of Durham.  In this position he is responsible for establishing and implementing a long-term vision for the growth and prosperity of the Region.
Brian has over 30 years of professional planning experience in both the private and public sectors.  He graduated from the University of Waterloo’s School of Planning, and holds a Diploma in Public Administration from the University of Western Ontario.  He is a Registered Professional Planner and is currently serving as the Chair of OPPI’s Discipline Committee.  He originally hales from Fonthill in the Region of Niagara, and currently lives in the Town of Whitby with his wife, their son, and the family dog.