Who We Are

It’s hard to box us in with regular job descriptions. In conventional terms, we’re decision analysts and planners. But labels aside, we’re really just an endlessly curious band of problem solvers.

Lee Failing
Principal

Lee is a Principal at Compass with a knack for getting the right science and the right people working together on hard problems.

Dan Ohlson
Principal

Dan is a Principal at Compass where he works on environmental risk management problems that involve multiple resource use conflicts, scientific uncertainty, and environmental and economic trade-off analyses.

Graham Long
Principal

Graham is a Principal at Compass with over 20 years’ experience helping corporations, governments and NGOs make important environmental policy decisions.

Michael Harstone
Principal

Michael is a Principal at Compass with fourteen years experience designing and facilitating scientific review committees and public planning processes.

Christian Beaudrie
Associate

Christian is an Associate at Compass and a Ph.D. graduate from the Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability at the University of British Columbia.

Sally Rudd
Associate

Sally is an Associate at Compass, bringing a wide breadth of experience from Aboriginal and stakeholder consultation to energy and greenhouse gas emissions modeling.

Philip Halteman
Associate

Philip is an Associate at Compass Resource Management with a background in landscape ecology, water quality, and decision support.

Holly Nesbitt
Associate

Holly is an Associate at Compass with a background in aquatic ecology and fisheries management.

Jennifer Steele
Associate

Clayton Schroeder
Web Developer

Kristina Mudge
Office Administrator

Kristina is the Office Administrator for Compass.

Mindy Abramowitz
Bookkeeper

Mindy is our Bookkeeper at Compass.