Dr. Gregory Thomas is an environmental professional with 30 years as a practicing scientist, entrepreneur and business executive. Dr. Thomas is President G3 Consulting Ltd. (G3), an environmental consulting and research firm based in Surrey, BC. As President, Dr. Thomas is responsible for the organization’s overall operations and strategic direction. Dr. Thomas provides expert advice to clients worldwide and routinely meets and advises senior levels of government, corporate boards, shareholders and private firms on a variety of business, legal, policy and scientific issues. Dr. Thomas travels extensively for business and routinely debates and presents at international conferences and forums. Dr. Thomas is currently active as a member of several international scientific and business organizations, including Canadian Chamber of Commerce (CCC) Aboriginal Affairs Committee and Natural Resource and Environment Committee, Director of the Abbotsford International Airport, BC Chamber Policy Review Committee, Surrey Board of Trade (SBoT) Environmental Committee, Chair of the SBoT International Committee and Chair of Kwantlen Polytechnic Environmental Protection Technology Program Steering Committee. Dr. Thomas is past, two-term Chair of SBoT and serves on several executive committees, in additional his professional and volunteer obligations. Dr. Thomas is an advocate of sound business policy, good governance and healthy lifestyles. Dr. Thomas has a strong background in governance, regulatory issues, legal and finance and environmental science.