Gary Williams


President
Timber Systems Limited


EDUCATION
Civil Engineering, 1964 – Gordon Institute of Technology, Australia

REGISTRATION
Professional Engineer, Institute of Engineers, Australia

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
1980- Present. Founder and President, Timber Systems Limited, Markham, Canada
1975-1980 Vice President, Dahl and Dodd Consulting Engineers
1972-1980 Regional Manager, Lamtek Industries Limited, Toronto, Canada
1969-1972 Engineering Coordinator, Lamco Structures, Montreal, Canada
1966-1972 Designer, Dominion Bridge Company, Montreal, Canada
1964-1966 Design Engineer, Johns and Waygood Ltd. , Melbourne, Australia

AWARDS
2005 Wood Champion, Ontario Woodworks Awards (Leadership in Advancing Wood
Construction).
2006 Robert F. DeGrace Award, Canadian Wood Council. (Excellence in advancing Wood Design
and Education activities)

PUBLICATIONS
Numerous Technical Magazine and Wood Industry Publication articles
Principal Author, Canadian Wood Design Manual (900 page design guide and university text). Industry
standard design tool and University Text, Published 1990, now in its 8th edition.
Founding Member, Design Development team for Canadian Wood Council “Woodworks” Wood design
Software programme.

COMMUNITY INVLOVEMENT
Past Member, Board of Directors, St. John’s Rehab Hospital, Toronto
Chair, Trail of the Woods Ratepayers Association
Advisory Committee, Muskoka Steamships and Historical Society