Profile of Mike Williams

Mike Williams
Vice President Buildings | Principal

One of Canada’s top sustainability experts, Mike Williams is frequently called on to share insights at conferences and industry events, and to help businesses and institutions develop ambitious green building agendas. Mike is an RWDI principal, a professional engineer, a Sustainable Buildings Canada board member, and an active contributor to the field of sustainability in Canada and internationally. Mike’s project portfolio includes complex buildings of nearly every type. He’s led sustainability efforts for facilities ranging from data centres, health care and higher education campuses to transit hubs, office towers and residential buildings. Powered by his deep understanding of the engineering principles that drive building performance, many of Mike’s projects have set new standards for sustainability in their communities.

One of Canada’s top sustainability experts


    • Master of Science (Sustainable Development), Mid-Sweden University, Sweden
    • Bachelor of Engineering Science (Civil Engineering), University of Western Ontario, Canada

    • Professional Engineer, Ontario
    • CaGBC & USGBC Member
    • 2017 & 2019: 2-time winner CaGBC Green Building Pioneer Award
    • 2018: University of Toronto, Green Ribbon Award
    • Regular speaker: Construct Canada, IIDEX and the OAA 2030 Speaker Series
    • Former: CaGBC Sites-Water Technical Advisory Group, and Sustainable Buildings Canada Board

    • Building performance
    • Emissions reduction
    • Energy efficiency
    • Green building design
    • Green standards compliance
    • LEED design and construction
    • Sustainability