Mike leads Nutrien’s global water stewardship and biodiversity efforts as material ESG topics and how they relate to sustainable agriculture. He also supports Nutrien’s climate strategy through Nutrien’s carbon program and looks for opportunities around system solutions between those portfolios with agri-food value chain partners. Mike received his Bachelor of Science with Distinction in Environmental Science and his Master of Science with a concentration in Hydrology from the University of Lethbridge.
He is registered as a Professional Agrologist (P.Ag.) and as an Environmental Professional (EP) with ECO Canada. Mike currently serves on the Board of Directors for Inside Education, and as the Chair of the Water Committee for the Potato Sustainability Alliance in North America. Mike has previously served as an Advisory Board Member for the Alliance for Water Stewardship North America, as well as the Board of Directors for Field to Market Canada and the Bow River Basin Council, a member of the Alberta Chamber of Resources Responsible Development Committee.