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Stewart Chisholm, advisor

Common Grounds Program Director, Evergreen, Canada

Stewart Chisholm, advisor

Stewart Chisholm is Common Grounds Program Director at Evergreen, Canada. Since joining Evergreen in 1999, Stewart has developed a variety of unique projects and resources to support the urban greening efforts of land use professionals and grassroots organizations. These include guidebooks, research reports, municipal policy guidelines and case studies. He led the growth of Common Grounds national community grant program that has become a one of the largest funders of urban habitat restoration and community gardening initiatives. He also developed and facilitated professional training workshops and seminars across Canada. A member of the Canadian Institute of Planners, Stewart has worked extensively in the planning and environmental fields in the private and public sectors and speaks regularly at conferences and workshops across the country.