Mike joined Spectrum in 2010; Mike’s recent focus has been on industrial spraying as well as involvement in mountain pine beetle management, silviculture surveying and fire mitigation projects.
During Mike’s career he has concentrated on full, multiphase development including silviculture, timber, engineering and inventory. Mike has worked throughout the province of BC for a variety of clients, gaining a well-rounded view of forestry and industrial operations in BC’s interior and coastal regions. Mike’s background includes working for local mills, small operators, First Nation bands, logging contractors and government.
Growing up in a family of logging contractors, Mike learned his strong work values at an early age and continues to bring those values to what he does daily. He loves being tasked with the tough jobs, and completing them with his team through problem solving and dedication.
Being able to apply my education as well as follow my strong work values set by my family have led me down my career path.
Mike obtained a BSc in Forestry focusing on Integrated Resource Management in 1994 and is a Registered Professional Forester (RPF), Professional Agrologist (P.Ag) and an Oil and Gas Certified Faller. He also holds numerous other industry related certifications. Mike is a member of Spectrum’s Joint Health and Safety Committee and the lead ATV and snowmobile trainer, and is committed to providing a safe work environment for Spectrum’s employees.
Mike’s family is very active in local sports such as soccer and football, but also enjoys getting into the outdoors such as hunting in the mountains, fishing, going to the family cabin, and surfing when he has the chance.