Chief Planning Officer
2015 WIN Outstanding Award winner, 2016 WIN Awards judge
Leslie Woo is Metrolinx’s Chief Planning Officer, responsible for creating and prioritizing the delivery of The Big Move, a comprehensive $16 billion 25-year transportation plan for Canada’s largest urban region. She is also a champion for driving sustainability, innovation, design excellence and leads Metrolinx’s network for women in management.
Leslie has also held senior roles with the Toronto 2008 Olympic bid and Toronto Waterfront Regeneration Trust. She is a 2011/12 Fellow of the International Women’s Forum; Council of Executive Women; co-Chair of the Urban Land Institute – Women’s Leadership Initiative Outreach Committee; the American Planning Association and a retired member of the Ontario Association of Architects.