The 29th of July 2018, her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, announced 105 new appointments including Mr. Ronald Franklin Williams “for his significant contributions to our landscape architecture through his designs, teaching and publications“. [See the press release “Order of Canada Appointments”]
Mr. Ron Williams is an architect and retired professor of the School of Landscape Architecture at the Université de Montréal. He was also the director for over ten years. He is a graduate of McGill University, the Sorbonne and the University of California at Berkeley.
Founding Member of the Landscape architecture, Urban planning and Urban design firm WAA Inc., Mr. Ron Williams has contributed to the design and implementation of several brand projects.
Since 2018, Mr. Ron Williams has been an honorary member of the Quebec Association of Landscape Architects (AAPQ).