Academic and Community Research Team

Randy Angus

Randy Angus

Director of Integrated Resource Management at Mi’kmaq Confederacy of P.E.I

Randy has over 30 years experience in the Maritimes fishery and aquaculture industry. He has extensive experience in working with both the public and private sectors in resource management, and has a diverse background that covers a variety of species and organizations.

Derek Armitage

Derek Armitage

Associate professor, University of Waterloo, Environment & Resource Studies Department
Carolyn Brown

Carolyn Brown

Director of Environmental Studies, University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI)
Donovan Campbell

Donovan Campbell

The CARIBSAVE Partnership

Tony Charles

Tony Charles

Professor, St Mary’s University, Management Science/Environmental Science
Owen Day

Owen Day

Chief technical officer and head of Communications and Biodiversity

Owen Day obtained his bachelor’s in biochemistry from Oxford University in 1988, and his master's and doctorate in marine biology from the University of Wales in 1991 and 1996 respectively.

Adam Fenech

Adam Fenech

Director, Climate Lab
Chris Fletcher

Chris Fletcher

Assistant professor, University of Waterloo, Department of Geography and Environmental Management
Jen Graham

Jen Graham

Coastal coordinator

Since 2006, Jen has been using the “Have Fun; don’t mind the mud” approach to coastal conservation in her work as the Ecology Action Centre’s (EAC’s) coastal coordinator as she encourages and nudges the province to adopt province wide coastal legislation and regulations.

Peter Johnson

Peter Johnson

Assistant professor, University of Waterloo, Department of Geography and Environmental Management (GEM)
Luna Khirfan

Luna Khirfan

Associate professor, School of Planning, University of Waterloo
Mark New

Mark New

Director of African Climate and Development Initiative, Professor of Climate Science, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford
Verene Shepard

Verene Shepard

Professor, University of the West Indies, Mona Campus (Jamaica), Institute for Gender and Development Studies
Michael Taylor

Michael Taylor

Lecturer, Mona campus (Jamaica), Department of Physics
Ashley Sprague

Ashley Sprague

Restoration coordinator with the Ecology Action Centre (EAC) in Nova Scotia

Ashley graduated with a MSc. from the University of New Brunswick where she researched movements and habitat use of shorebirds in the Bay of Fundy. She has worked on coastal and marine conservation issues in Nova Scotia for the past five years and joined the Ecology Action Centre in January, 2011.

Danika Van Proosdij

Danika Van Proosdij

Associate Professor, St. Mary’s University, Department of Geography

Director of the Intertidal Coastal Sediment Transport (In_CoaST) Research Unit

Coordinator of the Maritime Provinces Spatial Analysis Research Center (MP_SpARC)

Johanna Wandel

Johanna Wandel

Associate Professor, University of Waterloo, Department of Geography and Environmental Management
Matt Wilson

Matt Wilson

Senior lecturer, St. Augustine campus (Trinidad), Geographic Information Systems