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IDEA is a community
of committed Edmontonians passionate about
the positive transformation of our mature and existing neighbourhoods.

IDEA is a proactive group that provides education and resources on infill development to the community and industry. We help to connect organizations, experts, businesses and individuals in order to encourage high quality and vibrant infill development in greater Edmonton.

Our membership people who share a forward-looking vision of an Edmonton that is vibrant, walkable, efficient, flexible, resilient, sustainable, and healthy. 

We  drive change towards people-centered communities. 


PRESIDENT - Mick Graham - Builder, Singletree Builders
VICE-PRESIDENT - Tegan Martin-Drysdale - Developer, RedBrick Development
TREASURER - Antoine Palmer - President, Sparrow Capital
PAST PRESIDENT - Tai Ziola - Architect, Dialog Design

Executive Director - Mariah Samji

Research & Innovation Director – Andrea Tuchlinski, JAG Developments
Communications Director - Tim Querengesser - Writer
Policy Director  - Chelsey Jersak - Principal, Situate
Community Liaison - Graeme Bell - Regional Partner, Alair Homes
Industry Liaison - Jonathan Yu - Broker, Initia Property Marketing, Partner at Initia Developments
Director At Large - Louis Pereira - Designer, Thirdstone Inc. 
Director At Large - William Yin - Builder, BM Homes

Member - Louis Pereira
Member - Lindsay Salloum
Member - Tyler Dixon
Member- Andrew Chell
Member - Brett Johnson

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