Meet Our Team
Action Land & Environmental Services Ltd. offers qualified environmental and land professionals from a variety of backgrounds, including environmental science, agriculture, land reclamation, plant ecology, soil science, range management, land acquisition and maintenance services. We support continuing education and are an active member of the Saskatchewan Environmental Industry and Managers Association, Saskatchewan Institute of Agrologists, Alberta Institute of Agrology, Canadian Land Reclamation Association, International Right of Way Association, Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen, and Canadian Association of Petroleum Land Administrators.
Jason Tweten, PSL
Jason brings over fifteen (15) years industry experience in both Alberta and Saskatchewan as a Professional Landman. His diverse experience, ingenuity, high energy, and proactive business approach allows him to provide excellent project management, public consultation, and land acquisition services to clients. Jason continues to work with clients and runs the day-to-day operations of the organization. Contact Jason at email@example.com.
VICE PRESIDENT - LAND
Brian brings over fifteen (15) years’ experience as a land agent and project coordinator in both Alberta and Saskatchewan. Through the years, Brian has specialized in land acquisition, stakeholder and indigenous relations for various projects throughout Alberta and Saskatchewan. This includes various upstream and mid-stream oil & gas activities, renewable energy acquisition and stakeholder relations, utility acquisition, NEB maintenance and abandonment activities and various municipal projects. As a fellow landowner in the community, Brian has first-hand knowledge of various farming/cattle operations and has developed lasting relationships with local producers and community members. Contact Brian at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MANAGER - SITE ASSESSMENT AND REMEDIATION
Shannon Armstrong, B.Sc., P.Geol., P.Geo.
Shannon has over fifteen (15) years of experience as a consultant in the environmental industry throughout Western Canada. Primarily focused in the upstream oil and gas industry she also has experience working on commercial, industrial, and municipal sites. She has extensive experience designing, managing and conducting Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments; spill assessments; soil remediation programs; groundwater assessments; Detailed Site Assessments; and Acknowledgement of Reclamation/Reclamation Certificate applications throughout Alberta and Saskatchewan. Project management, client relations and report writing are also her fields of expertise. When Shannon has a chance to get away from work she likes to spend as much time as she can relaxing at her cabin at the lake with her kids. Contact Shannon at email@example.com.
Cathy Acton, M.Sc., RPP, PAg
Cathy has over 25 years of experience throughout Alberta and Saskatchewan as an environmental manager, environmental scientist, construction monitor/inspector, plant ecologist, and land use planner. Cathy has managed all aspects of environmental projects and has ensured technical quality of client deliverables for impact assessments, environmental protection plans, water management plans, weed management plans and other associated documents for submission to municipal, provincial and federal regulators. Cathy has also conducted environmental monitoring and inspections on numerous construction projects in the mining, oil and gas, infrastructure, utility and pipeline industries. She provides practical and economical solutions to clients to facilitate and manage successful project completion from an environmental perspective. In addition, Cathy has conducted environmental risk assessments and developed risk management policies and procedures related to earthworks and water management activities, as well as implemented internal permitting processes to manage critical environmental issues during construction. Cathy has liaised with regulatory authorities regarding wildlife management and habitat preservation, wetland management and impact mitigation, spill response and reporting, and community consultation activities. Contact Cathy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT / PROJECT MANAGER
Janice is a Business Development/Project Manager with Action Land & Environmental Services Ltd. Having been in the industry for over 10 years, Janice has worked in various roles from Administration, to Project Management to Business Development. Janice actively works with clients and the Action team in providing land and environmental services to the energy industry. Janice currently sits as a Director with the Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen, Social Chair with International Right of Way Association Chapter 48 and is Chapter Co-Lead for the Southern Alberta Women in Renewable Energy Chapter. Contact Janice at j.
ADMINISTRATION MANAGER / PROJECT COORDINATOR
Kari McLaren graduated from Olds College Land Management Program in 2004 and obtained her Land Administration Certificate in 2005. Over the last fourteen years Kari has progressed from surface land administrator to administration manager and project coordinator. Kari has profound knowledge of provincial and federal regulations, surface land administration, land systems and land acquisition on both freehold and crown within Alberta and Saskatchewan. Kari’s keen eye for detail ensures that our clients are compliant with the energy sector’s regulatory requirements. Contact Kari at email@example.com.