I am a Professor in the Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences at the University of Winnipeg and a member of UWinnipeg's Centre for Forest Interdisciplinary Research and Environment & Society Research Group. I am also an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Environment and Geography and the Natural Resources Institute at the University of Manitoba.

Prior to joining UWinnipeg in 2002, I was a lawyer and Executive Director of Community Legal Education Association, a social profit organization providing public legal education and information services.