October 3, 2017
Keystone Environmental continues to enjoy rapid growth and a healthy pipeline of projects and as such, we are always on the lookout for the best and brightest in the environmental field. Over the course of the last few months Keystone Environmental has added many talented people to our team. From entry level field supervisors to Senior Engineers and Project Manager, we were fortunate enough to attract some very impressive and accomplished individuals with very diverse backgrounds and skill sets. We couldn’t be happier with the folks that have joined us over the last few months and are pleased to introduce them to you now. Please join us in welcoming the newest members of the Keystone Environmental Team.
Brant comes to us with over 25 years of experience in Environmental Consulting working with both public and private sector clients. He received his B.A. Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the University of British Columbia and is registered as a Professional Engineer in BC, Alberta and the Yukon.
Monte is a returning Keystone Environmental employee with approximately 13 years of experience in investigation and remediation of contaminated sites, including a seven year stint with Keystone Environmental (from 2008 to 2015). He received his B.Sc. from Carleton University in 2006 and a Graduate Certificate in Watershed Management from UBC in 2011.
Zahra comes to us with 10 years of environmental engineering experience. She received her B.A. Sc. in Civil Engineering from UBC in 2007 and a Master of Environmental Engineering from Dalhousie University in 2011. She has been an active member of the Science Advisory Board for Contaminated Sites (SABICS) and the Chair of the Young Professionals group for the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies.
Jayme comes to us with 7 years of experience, specializing in wildlife and terrestrial biology. She received her B.Sc. in Biology with a minor in Environmental Studies from the University of Victoria in 2008 and is registered as a Professional Biologist with the College of Applied Biology.
Shane received his Bachelor of Science in Applied Biology in 2015 and has recently completed his Masters in aquatic and wetland ecosystems from Simon Fraser University. Shane is proficient at writing technical reports including ecological restoration plans for lakes, rivers, estuaries, wetlands, and riparian areas and has field experience conducting benthic invertebrate sampling. fish identification, and conducting vegetation, amphibian, and bird/nest surveys
Abi has experience conducting Stage 1 and 2 PSI’s and DSI’s as well as field work related to remediation of contaminated soil and groundwater. He also has experience with Erosion and Sediment Control plans and monitoring in several municipalities. He received his Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering from Punjab Technical University in India and his Masters in Civil Engineering (specializing in Environmental Engineering) from UBC.
Sarita is a recent graduate of Simon Fraser University’s Environmental Geoscience program and gained valuable field experience working as an Environmental Consulting intern last summer. Sarita is part of Keystone Environmental’s “Phase 1 Field Supervisor” group.
Kelsey is a recent graduate from the joint UNBC/UBC Environmental Engineering program. She has gained experience working over several summers with a small environmental non-profit company where she reviewed environmental legislation and created technical reports.
Jatinder comes to us with 13 years of IT industry experience which includes Server and IT Infrastructure management, IT Systems and Process development, back up, disaster recovery and business continuity planning, and desk top support services.
Welcome to the Keystone Environmental team…we look forward to a long and mutually rewarding relationship.