Board Members

Melanie Tardif

Melanie has been volunteering with AWARE since 2011, and now represents AWARE as president. Originally from the Laurentians north of Montréal, Québec, she studied Applied Ecology...

Andrew Runciman

Andrew joined the Board in 2011 and has acted as secretary since this time. He has a background in operational...

Emma Mostrom-Mombelli

Emma spent many years traveling and working around the world before moving from Thailand to Canada in 2012, where she worked as a scuba diving instructor. During her time in Asia...

Marcus Culver

Originally for snowboarding, Marcus has been calling Whistler Home since '99. He often proclaims he could write a book...

Current Staff Members

Claire Ruddy

Originally from the UK, Claire followed a Masters in Environment and Business by working with small and medium...

Stephanie Hubbard

Stephanie Hubbard is a graduate from the University of Victoria with a double major in Geography and Environmental...

Kristen Jones

Raised in Northern Ontario, Kristen’s passion for adventure and the outdoors ignited at a young age...

Thea Zerbe

Thea Zerbe is a graduate of the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor’s in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus on...

Past Staff Members

Kim Slater

Kim coordinates AWARE’s GROW Garden & Greenhouse Program, an initiative that connects people to the land and one another through the magic of growing organic food...

Max Tougas

Max has his BSc in Geography having completed his studies in equal part at the University of Victoria and the University of Calgary. After being introduced to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)...

Mel Auger

Mel is completing her Bachelor of Communications at Capilano University. She grew up in Whistler and is always adventuring in the local mountains...

Courtney Baran

Courtney is a paramedic student from the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. While completing her bachelor...

Siri Van Gruen

Siri is a full-time Junior Nature Interpreter at Whistler Nature Camp this summer...

Amanda Bulmer

Amanda is a fifth year student at the University of British Columbia, majoring in Environmental and Sustainable Geography and minoring in...

Nicole Nauss

Nicole is a third year Marketing and Sustainability student at UBC’s Sauder School of Business and is working...

 

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