IISD EXPERIMENTAL LAKES AREA BOARD MEMBER
Jeffrey Ross is Anishinaabe from the Northwest Angle #33 First Nation in Treaty #3 (Northwestern Ontario).
Recently Jeffrey joined the BC First Nations Forestry Council as a Program Manager in Governance and Sustainability. In this role, he provides technical and expert advice to BC First Nations on a broad range of issues including forest economics, ecosystem-based management, and modernized land use planning.
Prior to this position, Jeffrey was the Director of the Territorial Planning Unit at Grand Council Treaty #3 in Kenora, Ontario where he was instrumental in expanding the scope of work being undertaken by the Unit, which included developing programs in climate, water, and environmental monitoring. Jeffrey is a graduate of the University of Montana (BSc) and Yale University (MFS).