Senior Regional Manager, Thompson
Mike Simpson facilitates multi-stakeholder initiatives addressing complex environmental and natural resource management issues involving all orders of government (local/municipal, provincial, Aboriginal, federal), the private sector and civil society.
Mike has experience working with different sectors on diverse issues, including forestry, interface fire, agriculture, mining, trails, recreation, watersheds, water quality, wildlife, Aboriginal title and rights, economic development, fisheries, invasive species, air quality, sustainable development, flood and debris flow. He also provides governance and strategic planning support to small organizations and collaborative initiatives.
Mike has a BScF from University of Toronto (1994), an MA in conflict resolution Royal Roads University (2004), and has been a professional forester in BC since 1996.