President, Ontario Home Builders’ Association
Pierre Dufresne is the 2017-2018 President of the Ontario Home Builders’ Association. Previously, Pierre served as 1st Vice President of the Ontario Home Builders’ Association, and has been a member of the Executive Committee since 2014, sat on the OHBA Board of Directors since 2013, and served on the Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) Urban Council over multiple terms since its inception.
Pierre Dufresne is Vice-President, Land Development for Tartan Land Corporation where he has worked for the past 26 years. Prior to Tartan, Pierre held planning positions at the former Township of Cumberland and Region of Ottawa Carleton.
He has also been active with the three levels of the homebuilders’ associations as Past President of the Greater Ottawa Association from 2013-2015 over one two-year term, 2nd Vice President of the Ontario Association in 2016-2017, and sat on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Homebuilders Association from 2015-2017. Besides these activities, Pierre enjoys spending plenty of time on the golf course in the summer and the ski hill in the winter.
Pierre has obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography from Carleton University in Ottawa and a Master of Arts degree in Public Policy and Public Administration from Concordia University in Montreal, which is his home town.