Rob is a Canadian Registered Safety Professional and Environmental Practitioner. He holds a certificate in Environmental Resource Management form the University of Alberta and has a diploma in Business Management (online studies).
Rob has been with Calgary Co-op for 12 years and oversees a department responsible for Health and Safety, Food Safety, and Environment including waste management. He has been moving Calgary Co-op forward in their waste management program, taking them from a 40% diversion rate in 2007 to 90% in 2017.
Rob is going to share with us some of his experience moving a retail grocery company that generates over 300 tonnes of assorted waste monthly that was mostly going to landfill to a company that is on a path to diverting 90%+ in 2017.