Expedition Staff

Our expedition staff are an international team of scientists, historians, elders, artists, explorers, educators, leaders, politicians, innovators, polar experts and more. They provide insight and guidance paired with enthusiasm and expertise that create powerful learning and sharing experiences for all our participants. Take a look to see the staff team that will join us for the 2017 Arctic Expedition!

Geoff Green

Geoff Green

Founder, Executive Director & Expedition Leader

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Shirley Manh

Shirley Manh

Expedition Logistics & Participants Manager

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Ashley Brasfield

Ashley Brasfield

Communications and Media Relations Manager

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Alana Squire

Alana Squire

Donor Services Specialist

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Andrew Bresnahan

Andrew Bresnahan

Expedition Physician

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Annie Aningmiuq

Annie Aningmiuq

Engagement Coordinator at Community Foundations of Canada

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Annie Petaulassie

Annie Petaulassie

Craftmaker & Teacher

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Aqqaluk Lynge

Aqqaluk Lynge

Head of Inuit Human Rights Center, IHRC, ICC-Grenland

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Becky Mearns

Becky Mearns

Inuit Impact Benefit Agreement Manager

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Brandon Pardy

Brandon Pardy

Legislative and Communications advisor

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Bronwyn	Keatley

Bronwyn Keatley

Senior science advisor, Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Bruce Heyman

Bruce Heyman

Former US Ambassador to Canada

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Catherine McKenna

Catherine McKenna

Minister of Environment and Climate Change

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Cathy Nolan

Cathy Nolan

Behaviour Support Itinerant / Mental Health First Aid Instructor

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Clay Webb

Clay Webb

Power To Be Wilderness School Curriculum Coordinator

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D’Ari Lisle

D’Ari Lisle

Recording Artist & Producer

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Daniele Bianchi

Daniele Bianchi

Oceanographer & Assistant Professor, University of California Los Angeles

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Danko Taboroši

Danko Taboroši

Science Educator & Professor (Hydrogeology/Karstology)

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Deborah Webster

Deborah Webster

Heritage Researcher & Author

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Diz Glithero

Diz Glithero

Adjunct Professor & Educational Researcher

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Eric Mattson

Eric Mattson

Professor at Nipissing University

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Eva Graham

Eva Graham

PhD student in Epidemiology

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Garry Donaldson

Garry Donaldson

Migratory Birds and Protected Areas Biologist

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Genevieve Cote

Genevieve Cote

Paddling instructor, field technician

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Genevieve Gay

Genevieve Gay

Camp Cook, Lighthouse Keeper

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Grant Linney

Grant Linney

Actively-Retired Outdoor and Environmental Educator

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Greg Dalton

Greg Dalton

Executive Producer, Climate One

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Ivan Arsenault

Ivan Arsenault

Nuclear Energy Professional

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Jackie Pye

Jackie Pye

Academic Director - Green School for Educators

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James Raffan

James Raffan

Geographer, Author & Polar Historian

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Jane Gaffney

Jane Gaffney

Communications & Programs Assistant

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Janet King

Janet King

President for Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency

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Jayna Brulotte

Jayna Brulotte

Community Initiatives Specialist, Victoria Foundation

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Jean-François Carrey

Jean-François Carrey

Expedition Guide

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Jean-Philippe (JP) Messier

Jean-Philippe (JP) Messier

General Director at Réserve Mondiale de la Biosphère Manicouagan-Uapishka

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Jeff Anderson

Jeff Anderson

Retired - VP Operations, Western/Northern Canada, Parks Canada

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Joanie Tremblay-Pouliot

Joanie Tremblay-Pouliot

Expedition Physician

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John Blyth

John Blyth

Multidisciplinary Environmental Consultant

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John Lounds

John Lounds

President and CEO, Nature Conservancy of Canada

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Keenan (Nooks) Lindell

Keenan (Nooks) Lindell

Wildlife Technician/Hinaani Design

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Kieran Shepherd

Kieran Shepherd

Curator & Paleobiologist

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Kyle Blaney

Kyle Blaney

SHAD Outreach Coordinator

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Marlene Tompkins

Marlene Tompkins

Retired Classroom Teacher

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Martin Lipman

Martin Lipman

Expedition Photographer

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Mary MacDonald

Mary MacDonald

Senior Vice President and Chief Conservation Officer, WWF-Canada

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Megan Nesseth

Megan Nesseth

Communications Specialist, WWF-Canada

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Michael (Arvaarluk) Kusugak

Michael (Arvaarluk) Kusugak

Storyteller & Author

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Michael Mezei

Michael Mezei

President of Mawer Investment Management Ltd.

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Mike Jensen

Mike Jensen

Informal Science Educator & Journalist

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Munju Ravindra

Munju Ravindra

Parks Canada Interpreter

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Nancy Karetak-Lindell

Nancy Karetak-Lindell

President of the Inuit Circumpolar Council Canada

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Natalia Marcilese

Natalia Marcilese

Communications Coordinator and Events Organiser at Chambre de Commerce de Manicouagan

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Nelson Tagoona

Nelson Tagoona

Musician & Motivational Speaker

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Nukanguaq Berglund

Nukanguaq Berglund

Office of the Deputy Minister of Minerals & Board Member, CISV Greenland

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Roger Bull

Roger Bull

Senior Research Assistant, Botany, and Coordinator, Laboratory of Molecular Biodiversity at the Canadian Museum of Nature

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Sarah Glenn

Sarah Glenn

Logistics Coordinator and Senior Field Staff for Power To Be Adventure Therapy Society

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Scott Carr

Scott Carr

CEO - JASCO Applied Sciences

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Shari Fox

Shari Fox

Research Scientist & Geographer

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Shelly Leighton

Shelly Leighton

Ocean Mapping Instructor - Marine Institute (MUN)

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Sophie Nicholson

Sophie Nicholson

Program Support Staff

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Stan Green

Stan Green

Retired School Administrator and Teacher

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Tarek Sherif

Tarek Sherif

Chairman and CEO of Medidata

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Trevor Gill

Trevor Gill

Creative Director/Partner at Build Films

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Vicki Heyman

Vicki Heyman

Lead of the Heyman Family Foundation charitable initiatives

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Whitney Lackenbauer

Whitney Lackenbauer

University Professor

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