T9. Keith Mackenzie
Keith has 20 years of experience in forest resource management as a tree planter and foreman on the South Coast of BC. He completed a diploma in Forestry at BCIT in 1997, a B.A. in Geography form SFU in 2002 and is an ISA Certified Arborist and Certified Tree Risk Assessor. He has applied the knowledge he gained in a number of environmental management related occupations since then. His practical experience in landscape and forest management has given him a good working knowledge of local ecosystems and their functions. Keith chose to diversify his career by re-training and has attained valuable knowledge in the areas of forest ecosystem management and rehabilitation. Keith manages operational crews which perform chemical and mechanical treatments of invasive plants and ecosystem restoration projects throughout Metro Vancouver.