Associate, Senior Environmental Planner
George Roman holds a Master’s degree in Geography from the University of Victoria as well as a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science from the University of British Columbia. George’s interdisciplinary academic background provides him with a range of tools to address resource management, watershed planning and policy, park management, and landscape conservation projects. He has published research in the journal Environmental Management.
George has experience in both the public and private sectors. In the public sector, he has authored multi-disciplinary reports on water resource management, ecosystem goods and services, land use planning, and park management. George has also taught and developed college courses on watershed management and climate change. In the private sector, George’s project experience includes preparing environmental assessments and reports, assisting with routing analyses for linear developments, and assisting with public consultation. George has worked for the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), Alberta Environment, the City of Calgary Water Resources, and a wide range of clients in Alberta’s energy industry. At O2, George provides regional perspectives on watershed planning and land use zoning by combining rigorous scientific analysis with policy-relevant frameworks.