Ted Wilson

Master Lecturer, Architect


  • B.Arch. University of Waterloo

Contact twilson4@laurentian.ca
Office: SA-213 - Downtown Sudbury Campus
705 675 1151 #

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Since graduating from the University of Waterloo in 1985, Ted has worked in architectural practices ranging from small (<10 staff) to medium (20 – 40) to large (>200). As president of AECOM Canada Architects Ltd. he held certificates of practice in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario, and co-ordinated engineering with LGA Architectural Partners for the design of the McEwen School of Architecture in 2012-13. He became a Lecturer with the McEwen School of Architecture (MSoA) in 2014. He is a LEED AP and a Certified Passivhaus Designer. He is also Senior Vice-President and Treasurer of the Ontario Association of Architects. He resides with his partner Deborah, a multimedia artist, in Haute Ville, Sudbury where they are restoring a heritage home which has included reducing energy use by 90%. Their daughter will enter the final year of the M.Arch. program at the MSoA in F2023.

Work and Practice

2018 – 19 Chair, Sustainable Built Environments Committee, OAA
2018 – present Member, Ontario Association of Architects (OAA)
2018 – present Member, Northern Ontario Society of Architects
2022 VP Practice and Member of Council, OAA
2022 Member, OAA Governance Committee
2022 Member, OAA Discipline Committee
2022 Member, OAA Budget Committee
2022 Member, OAA Building Committee
2022-present OAA Council Liaison to the Northwestern Society of Architects, Algoma Society of Architects, Northern Ontario Society of Architects, North Bay Society of Architects, and Trent Society of Architects
2023 SVP, Treasurer and Member of Council, OAA
Director, Pro-Demnity Insurance Company
Chair, Audit and Finance Committee, OAA
Chair, Governance and Human Resources Committee, OAA
Member, Education Committee, OAA

Creative Activity

2020 Started the Materials Exchange Depot (MXD) at the MSoA, to facilitate reuse/recycle materials in student work. 


2018 “Reflections on a Northern Future”, Municipal World
2020 “Sudbury So Ready”, Municipal World
2022 “Metamorphic North”, Municipal World
2023 “A Renewed Northern Path”, Municipal World