Jim is an architect, principal and current Chair of DIALOG. In this role, he leverages his considerable experience and business acumen, guiding the firm along its strategic plan to bring DIALOG’s vision, mission and values to life. Jim believes deeply in building a purpose-driven firm; one that’s founded on our collaborative and multidisciplinary approach to building stronger communities throughout Canada and the US. Best described as big-picture thinker and team builder, Jim is a pragmatic and disciplined senior leader who understands the complex challenges our communities and clients face. He’s passionate about our ability to do great work; and this has translated into a successful career that spans many years across a wide variety of industries. When he’s not building DIALOG, he can be found on the boat with his family, playing hockey or enjoying the great outdoors.