With over 1,100 employees in over 25 offices, mentorship and local leadership play key roles in Dillon’s success. We invite you to meet our Board of Directors and Partners. Our Partner group provides direction, guidance, and support to our team members across Canada.

James Sheppard

Operations Lead, Engineering (Transportation & Facilities)Sydney

James has over 13 years of design and drafting experience for municipal projects. He has completed design projects with focus on water supply, subdivision design, street design, wastewater collection and site design.


Derek Stapleton

Electrical Engineering TechnologistHalifax – Chain Lake Drive

Derek has over 29 years of experience as an electrical engineering technologist specializing in the electrical building design field.


Stephen Stone

PlannerSaint John

Stephen has over 12 years of experience in municipal, rural and regional, and indigenous community planning. Stephen is passionate about demystifying the planning process for clients and is adept at forecasting context-specific trends.


Heather Stuart

Environmental EngineerKitchener

Heather is an environmental scientist with over 20 years of experience, focusing on the market areas of Project Approvals, Due Diligence, Market Disruption and Environmental Footprint.