Gareth Thomson Consulting
Gareth Thomson has over thirty years experience in environmental, conservation, and climate education. He founded and worked for the Alberta Council for Environmental Education for fifteen years, founded the education office of a conservation NGO before that, and began his career with Alberta Parks as an environmental educator. He has taught high school, served on Canmore town council, been a judge for the Alberta Emerald Awards, and a volunteer with Alberta Ecotrust Foundation on their grant review committee. He has an engineering degree, an M.Sc. in Environmental Geology, and is a certified teacher.; and has received awards for outstanding service from provincial, national, and international associations. Gareth lives in Canmore, where he divides his time between parenting three exceptional young people, and exploring little-known hiking trails and hidden valleys with his wife Kelly.