Brian S. White

Division Manager | McElhanney

Brian White has over 20 years of relevant experience in the environmental consulting industry. He has worked on and delivered thousands of projects with and for federal, provincial, municipal, First Nation, large corporate and private clients in his career. These projects have been located in BC, AB, and much of Atlantic Canada.  Projects under his management have included large ($400M +) and small-scale remediation and phased assessment projects, permitting and compliance monitoring and regulator submissions.  Brian’s experience includes early site development, site demolition decommissioning and redevelopment. As a hiring manager, Brian has hired or been involved in hiring nearly 40 people (with a retainment of more than 80%) over the last 8 to 10 years and has interviewed more than 125 potential team members. These have ranged from coop positions to senior professionals and managers.  In addition, he has participated in hiring within non-profit boards as a director and president/chair of the organization.

Brian is the former President of the BC Environmental Industry Association, Current Chair of the BCIT Environmental Engineering Industry Advisor Committee, Director of the Horticultural College of the Pacific and Director of the Christ Church Cathedral Buildings Ltd.  He is also a husband to Jennifer and father to two girls (ages 14 and 10).