1991- present Greater Vancouver Regional District
Environmental management, assessments, ambient environmental monitoring, biomonitoring, and services in liquid waste, solid waste and drinking water utilities. Waste reduction & recycling, liquid waste, water conservation, & air quality. Solid waste transfer stations & landfills operations.
1989 - 1990 Allied Environmental Services Ltd.
Process Engineer specializing in hazardous waste process design, remediation, and environmental compliance
1985 - 1989 Moli Energy Ltd
R&D for applied rechargeable lithium cell technologies
Bachelor of Applied Science (Chemical Engineering), UBC, 1985
Additional training (partial list):
Public Consultation & Community Involvement Training (US EPA)
Managing & Structuring Strategic Alliances (UBC)
Shared Decision-Making in B.C. (SFU)
Environmental Assessment of Projects (Technical University of Nova Scotia)
Removal of Toxicity-Causing Surfactants from a Primary Effluent - Part A: Controlled Public Education Study, with P.Berube (UBC) & M. Etchemendy (UBC), BC Water and Wastewater Association Conference, Penticton, 2007
Eco-Smart Concrete & the Sustainable Region, Intl Conference on Sustainable Development, Macao, 2001
GVRD Green Building Programs, Canadian Consulate, Hong Kong, 2001
Drinking Water Supply & Demand in Greater Vancouver, BCWWA
Integrated Waste Management, Journal of the World Resources Foundation
Guest articles (Environmental Science & Engineering; Chemical Engineering magazine)
Integrated waste management and environmental sustainability issues.
Mixed martial arts (Krav Maga, Ju Jitsu, Wing Chun); 2nd degree black belt; occasional instructor at West Vancouver Martial Arts & Lynn Valley Martial Arts.