Tom Tevlin has spent more than 20 years promoting sustainable industries and building public understanding of corporate social responsibility within the natural resources and manufacturing sectors. A journalist by training, he co-founded the Forest Alliance, where he served variously as Executive Director, President and Chief Executive Officer. Tom has led delegations to UN sessions in New York, Geneva, the Hague, Denpasar, Johannesburg and Copenhagen. He is a former member of the University of BC Faculty of Forestry Advisory Council, numerous committees of Forest Products Association of Canada, the North America-wide Wood Promotion Network and PricewaterhouseCoopers ISO External Oversight Committee, a founding board-member of First Dollar Alliance and past member of the BC Provincial Minister’s Advisory Council on Certification as well as various advisory groups to the Canadian government. President and CEO of Greenspirit Strategies Ltd., ConsensusWorks Consultants Inc. and Beatty Street Publishing Inc., Tom is based in Vancouver, Canada.