Staff

Allyson Brady | B.A.

Executive Director

AllysonAllyson Brady has worked with the Saskatchewan Environmental Society to protect and preserve the provinces precious natural world since 1991. For 14 years, she served as an SES information coordinator, sharing with schools, businesses, institutions, and municipalities her extensive working knowledge of environmental issues, with a specific focus on grassland and forest ecosystems. In 2005, Allyson was promoted to the role of executive director, with expanded responsibilities including policy and procedural development, fundraising, financial oversight, networking and organization development, and administrative supervision. In addition to several appointments to government and industry advisory bodies on forest issues, Allyson served for 11 years on the Canadian Environmental Network Forest Caucus steering committee, several years as its chair. Allyson is an alumna of the University of Saskatchewan and has also been a contributing author and researcher to books about the environment and forests.

Megan Van Buskirk | B.Sc., B.A.

Operations & Outreach Manager

MeganMegan contributes to the overall organizational management of SES. Megan has two degrees in environmental studies from the University of Saskatchewan: a B.Sc. in Physical Geography, and a B.A. in Northern Studies. She has attended the United Nations Climate Negotiations four times, where she worked with youth from around the world to help alleviate climate injustices. She is also a member of Saskatchewan Guiding—currently Deputy Provincial Commissioner—and actively educates her fellow Girl Guide Leaders and the young members of Girl Guides about advocacy, social justice, and sustainability. Megan is very keen on the environment, but she also has a passion for photography.

Ann Coxworth | M.Sc.

Research Advisor

Ann has been a member of the Saskatchewan Environmental Society’s board of directors for the past 30 years and continues to volunteer on research and organizational tasks. She has a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Durham, U.K., a Master of Arts from Smith College, Mass., USA, and a Master of Science in nuclear chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley. Her research experience was gained at the Lawrence Berkeley Radiation Lab in California and the Windscale Sellafield Lab in Cumbria, UK.

Sherry Rawlyk | Business Marketing Dipl.

Bookkeeper

staff photo sherry 316x212Sherry oversees the day-to-day bookkeeping and financial reporting for SES. She has been an avid volunteer on many boards, and is currently the President of the Boyan Ukrainian Dance Club. She has owned her own bookkeeping business, Sum It Up Bookkeeping, since 2006. Her passion is her children, adventure, and creating great memories. It’s through her children’s excursions with their outdoor education programs that Sherry has found a passion for being involved with an organization that is making positive change for our environment, and SES has been the perfect fit.

Angie Bugg | P.Eng, BE

Energy Conservation Coordinator

AngieAngie Bugg manages energy conservation projects for the Saskatchewan Environmental Society. She works with non-profit organizations and other building owners to identify energy conservation potential in their facilities. She also works with building operators to run their buildings more efficiently, and helps people in all types of office, school, and health care facilities to reduce their energy consumption at work. Angie has been working with SES since 2003 to help people live sustainable lives and build a sustainable future.

Pam Belcher | M.A. SpEd

Education Coordinator

PamPam’s work involves all aspects of the SES school programs, including developing workshops, lessons, and resources connected to the Saskatchewan curriculum. For over 10 years, Pam has worked with the DCS program, supporting teachers to provide good environmental education, and helping students take action to conserve energy and water, and reduce waste. More recently her responsibilities have included designing and developing the energy efficient homes education program, Smarter Science Better Buildings, and coordinating the Boreal Water Monitoring Program in northern Saskatchewan schools. These projects have allowed her to travel all over the province, and work with teachers who are passionate about the health of our environment, and the role education can play in creating students who not only understand the issues, but also want to be a part of making a difference.

Sydney Boulton | B.A. & Sc. in progress

Expo Coordinator

Growing up in Saskatchewan, SES played a key role in fostering and encouraging Sydney’s passion for sustainability, climate solutions, and biodiversity protection. Now, as a University of Saskatchewan student studying environment and society, politics, and sustainability, she has joined the SES team to coordinate the annual Saskatchewan Living Green Expo. She previously worked for the U of S Office of Sustainability as a sustainability intern, where she focused on community engagement and promoting sustainable practices around campus. In 2017, while at the Office of Sustainability, she organized a United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Youth Training Seminar on campus. Sydney has also served as a member at large on the University of Saskatchewan Student’s Union (USSU) Sustainability Committee.