Matt Shields, Forester - BA, MSFM, RPF

Matthew is a Registered Professional Forester with experience in operational forestry and forest development. Prior to joining Diamond Head, he worked at B.A. Blackwell & Associates (North Vancouver) in a variety of roles related to operational planning under the Forest and Range Practices Act and the Wildfire Act and as a timber cruiser.

He completed the Master of Sustainable Forest Management (UBC) after studies in urban planning at UBC and McGill University. Matthew previously worked as a historical researcher for the community archives in Maple Ridge, and has experience making public presentations.