With over 25 years in the environmental consulting industry, Michael is grateful for the opportunity to have worked on some fantastic projects with amazing clients in a diverse range of sectors including mining, industrial, oil and gas, transportation, and ports. He has worked with and respects the importance of Indigenous Nations to sustainable and responsible development on their lands. Michael is passionate about Environment, Sustainability and Governance (ESG) and the importance of integrated of environmental, social equality, and ethical development goals. Contributing to successful assessment, planning, permitting and compliance for mining, industrial facilities, and port projects, he is experienced in physical science studies (air, water, and soil) toward developing effective mitigations, effects monitoring, and adaptive management.
Michael believes in an empowered and collaborative team. He appreciates learning from his fellow colleagues, mentoring or coaching individuals, and through teamwork creating a meaningful impact to protect the environment and enhance the communities he works in. He is inspired by strategic processes, and supports innovation through technology advances, people development, and technology implementation.
In his spare time, you will find Michael meditating, exploring new places on his bike, hiking in the mountains, or quietly creating art and enjoying his music collection.