Current research and/or projects
Contribute to projects conducted in the Data Collection Section of the Pollution Data Division (PDD), including compliance promotion activities, web page design, development and support of the online reporting system OWNERS (One Window to Environmental Reporting Systems) and consultations with internal and external stakeholders.
Collect information for the National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) and assist in activities such as presenting at information sessions, editing technical documents, and providing technical assistance to reporters.
Member of the OWNERS Team, which is currently involved in the development of a new and improved OWNERS system for reporting.
Involved in NPRI Consultations, including meeting with stakeholders and reviewing the Gazette notice.
Coaching: available to assist others in areas of compliance promotion, specifically, technical document writing, presentations to reporters, reporting cycle activities, using maximizer, liaising with the National Compliance Promotion Team and/or regional CP teams.
Professional activities / interests
National lead for Compliance Promotion activities for the NPRI program
Seven years experience in the NPRI, specifically in the areas of compliance promotion, writing/editing technical documents, presenting information to reporters, assisting reporters with issues, and Gazette notice experience
Experience in the automotive and paint industry
Education and awards
3-Year Environmental Technology Diploma from Durham College of Science and Technology
B.A. English Literature, Trent University
Member of the Durham College board for the continuous improvement of the Environmental Technology Program