Russell Mathew is a Partner at Hemson with 30 years of professional planning experience. He is the managing Partner of Hemson’s planning practice and is widely known for his expertise in the areas of demographic and economic forecasting and land economics. Along with developing forecasting methods that are used by numerous municipalities and regions in Ontario, he has developed a range of skills in economic development-related studies, strategic planning, growth management, land use planning, and financial modeling.
Russell received his Bachelor of Science in Geography and Mathematics from the University of Alberta and his Master of Science in Planning from the University of Toronto. He is a Registered Professional Planner, a member of the Ontario Association of Land Economists and a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Russell regularly guest lectures at York and Ryerson Universities. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Land Economics Foundation and of the Simcoe Chapter of Lambda Alpha International.
Russell is an avid traveller and has visited India, Vietnam, South Africa, Ethiopia, Brazil, Laos, Cambodia, Argentina and China as well as more typical destinations. He lives in the Trinty-Bellwoods community in downtown Toronto and serves on the board of directors of one of Toronto’s major professional theatre companies.
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