Meet Collin McMillan, Environmental Technician, a 2022 addition to our Blue Heron Environmental team. Mr. McMillan holds a 4-year Bachelor of science in water resource sciences from Lakehead University, as well as a 2-year environmental technician diploma from Confederation College. Collin has experience in both EEM studies and water sampling/monitoring programs.
Meet Brendan Faykes, Environmental Compliance Consultant, a 2022 addition to our Blue Heron Environmental team. Brendan is an Environmental Compliance Consultant with 3.5 years of experience in the environmental industry. Mr. Faykes holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Studies with a major in Geography from Lakehead University.
We are proud to announce that our hard-working team continues to grow, and we're increasing our presence in Northwestern Ontario. Join us in welcoming Brendan Faykes and Collin McMillan, who will both be reporting out of Thunder Bay, ON.
We sat down with some of our summer students to ask a few questions to help our clients get to know them better. Meet Amelia Pattui and Tyler Marcotte, two returning students who are currently pursuing studies in the environmental field.
Meet Josie-Ann Tessier, Biologist-Project Manager, a 2021 addition to our Blue Heron Environmental team. Josie-Ann is a terrestrial biologist with 9 years of experience in the field of biology. Her focus is on species at risk, plant community classification, desktop screenings for species at risk and natural heritage features, species at risk surveys, data management, and technical writing.
Meet Amber Watt, Junior Biologist, a 2022 addition to our Blue Heron Environmental team. Ms. Watt first came to Blue Heron as a student, then returned to Blue Heron this year, after completing her Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Wildlife. Amber has experience in the biological and environmental fields throughout Ontario, Manitoba, and British Columbia.
Meet Brad Foster, Aquatic Biologist, a 2022 addition to our Blue Heron Environmental team. Brad brings 8 years of experience in environmental consulting and government. His focus is on fisheries assessments, construction inspections and mitigation measures.