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Innovation is our currency.
Action is our capital.

Wild + Pine Sustainability is doubling down on exponential technologies that will drive sustainability now and for decades to come. Our work empowers leaders across Canada to take climate action and be a part of the global solution.

Not only are we committed to positive change in our world through our impact business model, we’re also a Certified B Corporation, which signifies our commitment to balancing purpose and profit throughout our organization.

Meet our team

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Chris Kallal , RPF B.Sc. FOR

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President & CEO

Chris' creativity and value generation are the hallmarks of his business strategy and is the commitment made to Wild + Pine's extensive list of corporate partners, dedicated service providers, and staff. Chris holds a degree and diploma in Forest Management, is a regulated Forest Professional within the province of Alberta, and in 2018 was recognized as one of Edmonton's Top 40 Under 40 business leaders.

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Kaitlyn Scaber , P.AG, B.Sc.hon

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Director — Projects & Sustainability

Developed from a decade of work in environmental restoration, Kaitlyn has developed a passion to help lead Canada's industrial legacy through a sustainable transition. Climate leadership through innovation and education is the foundation of her work and commitment made to Canada’s unique ecosystems and natural beauty.

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Dave Hochhalter , B.Sc. Eng.

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Business Operations

A true multi-disciplinary jack-of-all-trades, Dave applies his biosystems engineering background and corporate product line experience to think analytically and systematically. Action-oriented with a keen desire to see implementation produce results, Dave is focused on supporting WIld + Pine's integrated supply chain from the production of seedlings in our Bioprism to the interface of our restoration projects with the carbon market.

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Michelle Brown

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Administrative Assistant

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David Muddle

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Director — Strategic Initiatives

David works with diverse organizations and individuals in the areas of strategy, governance, engagement and organizational development. He is a sought after facilitator, problem solver, business coach and advisor.

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Dan McCurdy , B.Sc. F., M.Sc. F.

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Technical Lead — Greenhouse Operations

Dan is a forester registered with the College of Alberta Professional Foresters and co-owner of Boreal Horticultural Services. He has 25 years of progressive experience in reforestation, working in government, industry, and consulting.

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Graham Barr

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Partnership Development, Legal Counsel

Graham specializes in corporate, commercial, and real estate law in addition to commercial finance.

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Jeff Robinson

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Relationship Development

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Jolan Aubry

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Field Supervisor

With a diverse skill set and passion for passionate work, Jo takes pride in offering creative solutions and seasoned business experience to organizations. Jo wants to always be working with creative, impact-minded people who aren't afraid to take on difficult problems.

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Penny

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Branch Manager

Recovering dendrologist, full time somnologist.

Our innovative impact

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Business

Share a greener story.

We’re helping businesses redefine sustainability and share their actions with the world. Through our impact business model, we help you to reduce or even eliminate your organization’s carbon footprint. Whether on behalf of your corporate culture, your customers or your conscience, we’re here to help you usher in your eco-friendly evolution.

Technology

A sustainable future demands new ideas.

We’re changing the course of our climate future through innovation. To rise up to the demands of the global climate crisis, we must apply technology in new ways. Our Bioprism™ Advanced Vertical Greenhouse sets a new standard in the seedling industry. To meet the expanding demand in reforestation, we grow advanced seedlings that are pre-adapted to their environments. Our data-centric approach allows us to target areas that are susceptible to biodiversity loss, deforestation and forest pathogens.

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Environment

The heart of our brand.

We’ve been busy restoring biodiversity across Canada’s varied landscapes for a decade. This work inspired us to imagine a more effective, efficient, and economical way to grow and deploy tree seedlings. Through our ecotechnologies, we’re optimizing our initiatives and making every effort count.

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