Hugh Lawson

Hugh Lawson

Title: ​Director, Strategic Planning & Stakeholder Relations

Email: Hugh.Lawson@torontohousing.ca  
Phone: (416) 981-4216

Hugh joined Toronto Community Housing in 2002 and is responsible for Toronto Community Housing's strategic planning, performance reporting, policy management, stakeholder and inter-governmental relations. 

Hugh has worked in housing for over 30 years and has been involved in property and tenancy management, housing development, sector agencies, and policy and legislative development.  Before starting with Toronto Community Housing, Hugh worked as the Manager of Policy in the Social Housing section at the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing in Ontario.  Hugh has also worked at the Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association and the Co-operative Housing Federation of Toronto, where he was responsible for developing over 2,000 units of co-operative housing.  He is a board member of Rooftops Canada and the Canadian Housing and Renewal Association.