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Cliff Roberts, RFT, PMP

Cliff Roberts, RFT, PMP

Partner & General Manager

One of the original eight Chartwell partners from 2000, what Cliff enjoys most in his role as General Manager are the relationships built thru 20 plus years of work. He has served on the board of the Consulting Foresters of British Columbia and more recently, on the council of the Association of the British Columbia Forest Professionals. He is passionate about the industry and is always looking for opportunities to give back. Outside the company, Cliff enjoys coaching his sons’ Rugby team and is involved with youth Hockey.

Warren Hansen, RPF

Warren Hansen, RPF

Manager - Sunshine Coast

As a Professional Forester with Chartwell for 14 years, Warren has been involved in a number of projects such as managing the Sunshine Coast office; estimating logging/road building costs for forestry firms and energy developers; preparing land permit and licenses; license management and woodlot timber evaluations. Outside work, Warren is a passionate mountain biker and trail builder with advocacy roles as a director of the Trail Society, Vice-President of the Coast Mountain Bike Trail Association, Stage Director for BC Bike Race and Race Director of the Coaster 50 Marathon Mountain Bike Race.  In 2017, Warren was a finalist for the Kazlaw Community Award which recognizes riders who make a difference to their cycling community in British Columbia.

Nick Reinhardt, RPF

Nick Reinhardt, RPF

Project Manager & Forester

Nick started as a summer student in 2008, and has been a full-time employee since April 2009. His commitment to the next generation of industry professionals is actualized through his volunteer work with the UBC Tri-Mentoring Program, B.C. National Forest Week Coalition. Students connect with industry experts like Nick, while exploring career interests and gaining practical experience. In 2014, Nick made an heroic attempt to summit Mount Churchill on the Sunshine Coast. Unfortunately, the peak with only two recorded ascents, still only has two recorded ascents.

Lori Bartsch

Lori Bartsch

Professional Forester/GIS Analyst

Lori has been with Chartwell since 2011. She is an experienced Professional Forester, GIS Analyst, and recently graduated from SFU/BCIT with an MSc. in Ecological Restoration with a focus on restoring riparian forests and associated fish habitat. Lori specializes in site plans, appraisals, visual impact assessments, silviculture project management, and mapping. She hopes to continue to expand her project base by working on ecological restoration, reclamation, and mitigation projects. With a background in both private and public sectors, Lori brings with her experience working with contractors, first nation groups, licensees, and the public.

Ryan Biller, RPF

Ryan Biller, RPF

Partner & Forester

Starting out as an Assistant Engineer in 2003, Ryan worked his way into his current role as Forestry Manager and has been a Registered Professional Forester with the Association of British Columbia Forest Professionals since 2008. He also became a Partner in 2011. Ryan's role involves project management, timber supply planning, forestry field engineering, and professional document preparation such as site plan development, visual impact assessments, woodlot management/license plans and total chance plans. He also deals with the coordination and implementation of Chartwell's resource management staff. As such, he has developed relationships with a variety of clients in the private, government and First Nation resource management sectors throughout British Columbia. Ryan also enjoys helping manage both of Chartwell's Woodlot Licence’s (WL #1699 and #2111) and is a Director with the Fraser Valley Woodlot Association.

Rob Deines, RPF

Rob Deines, RPF

Partner & Forester

One of the original partners of Chartwell Consultants Ltd., Rob has been integral to the evolution and growth of the company. A Registered Professional Forester and member of the Association of British Columbia Forest Professionals, Rob's primary role includes resource planning and implementation with a specific emphasis on the preparation of Forest Stewardship Plans, Woodlot Management, License Plans and Site Plans. Away from work, Rob enjoys spending time with family and friends. Traveling, skiing, playing hockey and involvement in his children’s recreational activities.

Chad Longland, RFT

Chad Longland, RFT

Partner & Forest Technologist

Chad has been with Chartwell for over 10 years now and has been working in the industry for over 15 years.  He has been a partner in Chartwell since 2016 and is looking forward to helping make Chartwell one of the best resource companies in the province.  He spent the early part of his career learning his trade on the west coast of Vancouver Island and the Mid-coast.  He has since worked in all the corners of the province on resource related projects.  Away from work he enjoys his time coaching his two son’s in Soccer and Baseball and being with friends and family.

Ryan Turner, RPF

Ryan Turner, RPF

Partner, Forester & ISA Certified Arborist

Ryan has worked at Chartwell since 2008 and has been a partner in the company since 2010. Ryan is both a Registered Professional Forester and ISA Certified Arborist. He enjoys working for a diverse client base and strives to find innovative solutions to varying client needs. He can provide expertise at both the forest stand and individual tree level. Ryan served on the board of the Consulting Foresters of BC, mentored students at the University of British Columbia, and has volunteered to speak to elementary students about forestry. After work, Ryan enjoys road and trail running and playing hockey. He often takes advantage of the huge range of outdoor activities that the north shore of Vancouver has to offer. Ryan is currently training for his sixth marathon.

Andrew Lilly, RPF

Andrew Lilly, RPF

PROFESSIONAL FORESTER

Andrew joined Chartwell in 2013 as a summer student and has been a full-time employee since 2015. Starting out as an Assistant Engineer, Andrew is now a Professional Forester and project lead, working on multiple projects around the lower mainland and the north coast of BC. Andrew’s role involves forest operational planning, field engineering, and site plan and permit preparation. Andrew spends his free time on the ski slopes in the winter or salmon fishing in the summer. He also takes every opportunity to go explore a new part of the world.

Noah Steinberg, RPF

Noah Steinberg, RPF

PROFESSIONAL FORESTER

Noah started as a summer student in 2013 and has been a full-time employee since April 2015. Noah’s role at Chartwell involves project management, forestry field engineering, and professional document preparation such as site plan development, visual impact assessments, and total chance plans. Noah has developed a diverse skill set in the forest sector through his work with both coastal and interior clients, as well as his experiences working on other resource related projects. Away from work Noah spends his time exploring the outdoors with friends and family.

Chris Beasy, BA, GISP

Chris Beasy, BA, GISP

Project Manager - LiDAR Projects

Chris has worked at Chartwell since 2013 as a Project Manager focused on LiDAR projects and LandPlanner. With two Advanced Diplomas in Geomatics and 14 years of experience in his field, he chose to work with Chartwell based on their commitment to innovation.  Chris has been on the Regional Board of Directors of the Puget Sound Region of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing since 2009. Away from the office, Chris spends his time traveling, working towards a clean environment, and outdoors with animals.

Simon Casley, M.Sc

Simon Casley, M.Sc

Senior GIS Developer & DBA

With Chartwell since 2014, Simon is a GIS Developer and Database Specialist where he is responsible for maintaining and developing Chartwell’s enterprise spatial database. Simon has over 10 years of experience in the geospatial industry, including remote sensing and image analysis, ecological modelling and mapping, web GIS, writing code and scripts for spatial analysis, and project management. He volunteers as a ski instructor for Vancouver Adaptive Snow Sports helping kids and adults with disabilities learn to ski and have fun on the mountain.

Marianne Ceh

Marianne Ceh

Partner & GIS Project Manager

Marianne has been with Chartwell since 2010 as Senior GIS Project Manager, and she also became a partner in 2016. Her role includes developing, maintaining and analyzing data in local and enterprise environments and she is responsible for coordinating and overseeing forestry operational mapping projects for various clients. With more than a decade of GIS experience in advanced spatial analysis and map production, Marianne is a seasoned and respected GIS team leader. Outside of work she combines her passions for running and travel by training for and participating in marathons all over the world.

Mathew Evans

Mathew Evans

Partner & GIS Project Manager

Mathew joined the Chartwell team in 2010 as a GIS Technician. Now a GIS Project Manager, Mathew coordinates the deployment of web mapping and mobile GIS solutions that are tailored for work in the Utilities sector. He also oversees a variety of map production and data management projects. As an avid skier and backpacker, when he’s not in the office, you can usually find him scouting the local mountains.

Marilyn Gilmour BIT, B.Sc

Marilyn Gilmour BIT, B.Sc

ENVIRONMENTAL & GIS TECHNICIAN

Marilyn joined the Chartwell team in 2016 as a GIS practicum student and took on a fulltime role shortly thereafter. With a background in fisheries, forestry and GIS, Marilyn has carved out a unique and dynamic role at Chartwell. She is responsible for operational mapping as well as the maintenance and analysis of geospatial data. She is also an active member of the Chartwell field team, conducting fish surveys and environmental assessments for various clientele. As a member of BC’s College of Applied Biology, Marilyn is pursuing her designation as a Registered Professional Biologist and is thrilled to expand with Chartwell into this role. When she’s away from work, Marilyn likes to spend her time travelling and exploring BC’s beautiful coast on her bike.

Eric Ortmayr

Eric Ortmayr

Partner & GIS Manager

Eric has worked in the geospatial industry for over 20 years in a variety of disciplines in the public and private sectors. He joined Chartwell in 2002 and became a partner in 2010. As part of a talented GIS team, Eric leads technology development and is involved with high-level system design and deployment. He is responsible for managing the GIS department operations and ensuring that the services delivered meet the expectations of our clients. Working with clients and staff to develop solutions for a diverse range of projects is a rewarding experience that he enjoys. Outside work, Eric spends his time with his family and playing outdoors on the North Shore.

Mark Eastwood

Mark Eastwood

GIS TECHNICIAN

Mark has been with Chartwell since 2015, starting off as a member of the Chartwell field team. He has since moved into a GIS Technician role, focusing on developing web mapping and mobile GIS solutions. Mark has used his experience in web GIS and script writing to help Chartwell develop LandPlanner, a web-based GIS tool. When he is not at work, Mark spends his time outside, enjoying his passion for surfing and climbing.

Lia Dengler

Lia Dengler

GIS TECHNICIAN

Lia joined the Chartwell in 2018 as a GIS Technician. At Chartwell, Lia is involved in developing web mapping solutions as well as a variety of production mapping and data management responsibilities. With a background in geography, Lia has always enjoyed the practical and evocative power of maps as a way of conceptualizing the real world. In her free time, Lia can be found riding her bike, exploring the mountains, or sipping tea in the sunshine.

Lindsey McGill, P.Eng, RPF

Lindsey McGill, P.Eng, RPF

Partner & Project Manager

Lindsey has been with Chartwell since 2006. He is also a member of Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia, the  Association of British Columbia Forest Professionals, and Associate Member of Association of Registered Professional Foresters of New Brunswick. Outside of work, Lindsey and his wife have two active and wonderful children. Whenever possible, he fits in a game of hockey.

Nick Dyer

Nick Dyer

DRAFT

Nick has been working in engineering consulting as a Civil Engineering Technologist since 2011 and has been with Chartwell since 2014. Nick has experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D in a wide variety of practical applications in the Forestry, Mining, and Oil & Gas sectors, and also has experience undertaking RTK/Total Station Surveys and Hydrological analysis. Outside of the office, Nick can either be found tenting in the backcountry or at a brewery in a town near you.

Rick MacDonald, PEng

Rick MacDonald, PEng

ENGINEER/PROJECT MANAGER

Rick has been with Chartwell since 2012. He is a member of the Engineers and Geoscientists of BC and has over 30 years of experience working with industry, contractors, and First Nation groups in the resource sector. His primary role is resource roads, bridges and stream crossings.

Chris Beasy, BA, GISP

Chris Beasy, BA, GISP

Project Manager - LiDAR Projects

Chris has worked at Chartwell since 2013 as a Project Manager focused on LiDAR projects and LandPlanner. With two Advanced Diplomas in Geomatics and 14 years of experience in his field, he chose to work with Chartwell based on their commitment to innovation.  Chris has been on the Regional Board of Directors of the Puget Sound Region of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing since 2009. Away from the office, Chris spends his time traveling, working towards a clean environment, and outdoors with animals.

Simon Casley, M.Sc

Simon Casley, M.Sc

Senior GIS Developer & DBA

With Chartwell since 2014, Simon is a GIS Developer and Database Specialist where he is responsible for maintaining and developing Chartwell’s enterprise spatial database. Simon has over 10 years of experience in the geospatial industry, including remote sensing and image analysis, ecological modelling and mapping, web GIS, writing code and scripts for spatial analysis, and project management. He volunteers as a ski instructor for Vancouver Adaptive Snow Sports helping kids and adults with disabilities learn to ski and have fun on the mountain.

Mark Eastwood

Mark Eastwood

GIS TECHNICIAN

Mark has been with Chartwell since 2015, starting off as a member of the Chartwell field team. He has since moved into a GIS Technician role, focusing on developing web mapping and mobile GIS solutions. Mark has used his experience in web GIS and script writing to help Chartwell develop LandPlanner, a web-based GIS tool. When he is not at work, Mark spends his time outside, enjoying his passion for surfing and climbing.

Lia Dengler

Lia Dengler

GIS TECHNICIAN

Lia joined the Chartwell in 2018 as a GIS Technician. At Chartwell, Lia is involved in developing web mapping solutions as well as a variety of production mapping and data management responsibilities. With a background in geography, Lia has always enjoyed the practical and evocative power of maps as a way of conceptualizing the real world. In her free time, Lia can be found riding her bike, exploring the mountains, or sipping tea in the sunshine.

Cherie Stutz

Cherie Stutz

Operations Manager

Cherie has been with Chartwell since the beginning in 2000. Starting as the Mapping/GIS Manager and along the way transitioning into her current role as Operations Manager, Cherie looks after the day to day office life, human resources and financial business. Being part of the Management Team that grew this company to where it is today is a great source of pride for Cherie. In her free time, Cherie can be found  with family and friends enjoying the outdoors either hiking or riding a horse. If she has to be inside, then her first choice is to go to the pottery studio and play with clay.

Kari Zuehlke

Kari Zuehlke

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSSITANT & SAFETY COORDINATOR

Kari has been with Chartwell since December of 2014 and is responsible for general administrative tasks in the office and helping to keep all systems running smoothly. A highlight of her job is that she gets to work closely with all her co-workers and take on a variety of different tasks each day. In addition to her admin role, Kari is also the OHS coordinator for Chartwell, handling all things safety. When she isn’t at work, Kari takes every opportunity to spend time with friends and family or get of town and see some new sights.  

Jessica Bader

Jessica Bader

PROJECT ADMINISTRATOR

Jessica has been with Chartwell since 2006 as a member of the Administration team. She is responsible for providing project administration and financial tracking for two of Chartwell’s longstanding forestry clients. Jessica is also the administrator for Chartwell’s OQM program and the knowledge base for the company’s CRM program. Outside of the office Jessica plays competitive Fastpitch and is currently training for her second Spartan Race.