Our Team

Richard + Wintrup’s core team is made up of results-driven professional entrepreneurs who are experts in their respective fields. We commit to every project with the same intention - no matter the scope, it is conducted with urgency and the utmost attention to detail. Each member of our core team runs their own respective urban planning firms - each with a different style and perspective. We are truly blessed to have them a part of R + W for this reason! We support their vision and their path forward.

Creative. Agile. Trusted. Respected.


Chris Gibson

Chris Gibson



Email: Chris@richardwintrup.com

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Chris is a sustainable urbanist with an interest in residential development, affordable housing and believes that the four pillars of sustainability (environmental, social, cultural, and economic) can help improve urban development, encourage diversity, and form inviting communities.

Chris' interests include exploring residential real estate, innovative housing solutions, pedestrian-oriented urban design, and tall building sustainable design. His qualifications include having experience in the not-for-profit housing sector, 3D modeling, and conducting planning research pertaining to affordable housing development. His degree in planning has allowed him to take his profound interests and education in social sciences, geography, and urban planning and understand how appropriate policy can be implemented to achieve equitable spaces and desired municipal outcomes, benefits, and goals.


  • Market Research and Analysis

  • Sustainable Development

  • Facilitation & Engagement


  • Bachelor of Arts  in Sociology and Geography, University of Winnipeg

  • Master of City Planning, University of Manitoba


  • MPPI

  • CIP