Director

Jane Butters Geopark Director Snowshoeing at Babcock Falls Biography Jane has been involved in local government in Tumbler Ridge for six years, and is currently a leader in community development through her role as the Deputy Corporate Officer with the District of Tumbler Ridge. Jane moved to the area in 2011 as an employee of…

Director

 

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Geography Professor - UNBC

Greg Halseth Scientific Advisor Biography Greg Halseth is a Professor in the Geography Program at UNBC, where he is also the Canada Research Chair in Rural and Small Town Studies, and the founder and Co-Director of the UNBC Community Development Institute. His research examines regional development processes, rural and small town community development, and community…

Dr Stephen Johnston

Earth Sciences Professor - U of A

Biography Stephen T. Johnston graduated with a B.Sc. in Geology from McGill University and completed an M.Sc. and Ph.D. at the University of Alberta in structural geology and tectonics. He has worked in exploration and development for Shell Canada Ltd.; as a geologist for the British Columbia and Yukon Geological surveys; and as a professor…

Secretary

Steve Tory Geopark Secretary Biography Steve runs as successful IT Contracting business in Tumbler Ridge – Dino High Tech Solutions.  He has been involved with the Geopark for a few years now and is keenly interested in marketing and emerging technology.   He is an active member of our local Search and Rescue group and gets…

Dr Charles Helm

 

 

Executive Director