Liisa TipmanProject Manager Land Use at Calgary Metropolitan Region Board
Liisa is an experienced land use planner with a broad understanding of all facets of the planning process. Joining the CMRB at its inception in February 2018, Liisa was instrumental in establishing the operational processes and procedures of the CMRB. Beginning in 2019, she oversaw the planning aspects of developing the Calgary Metropolitan Region’s (CMR) first Growth and Servicing Plans as mandated by the Government of Alberta. Previous to the CMRB and while working with B&A Planning Group, Liisa gained a thorough understanding of municipal policy development and long-range planning, acting as a lead consultant in development projects, municipal development plans, growth studies, and strategic plans and annexations for urban and rural municipalities across Alberta. Her land use planning focus has included industrial, institutional, natural resource, and residential development projects. She received her Master’s Degree in planning from the University of Calgary in 2007.