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Meet OPPI's New President

The Ontario Professional Planners Institute (OPPI) is pleased to announce Justine Giancola, RPP, as its new President. The announcement took place at OPPI’s 2019 Annual General Meeting during OPPI19: Beyond25.
Justine Giancola, RPP, is an Associate, Client Relationship Manager, Professional Planner and Senior Project Manager with Dillon Consulting Limited, based out of the Kitchener Office. She has been with the firm for over 10 years and leads many internal and external initiatives across Ontario. She is a proactive project manager who has developed and managed teams of all sizes and make-ups. She is the firm’s Client Relationship Manager for the Region of Waterloo. In this role, she strategically guides teams, focuses effort on high-value outcomes and builds relationships with this important local client.

Prior to taking on the role of President with the Ontario Professional Planners Institute (OPPI), she served on OPPI Council for four years (including two years as President Elect). Other roles she has had with OPPI include the Toronto District Chair, a member of the Planning Knowledge Exchange and the Program Chair of the Toronto District. Each of these opportunities have allowed her to work with a talented group of volunteers with a focus on providing the utmost value to the membership and enhancing the professional environment in which we practice.

She is a graduate from the University of Waterloo Honours Planning Co-op program, is a registered professional planner, a full member of the Canadian Institute of Planners and received her LEED AP certification in 2007.