Andrew Marr

work experience

1991- present Greater Vancouver Regional District

Senior Engineer

Environmental management, assessments, ambient environmental monitoring, biomonitoring, and services in liquid waste, solid waste and drinking water utilities. Waste reduction & recycling, liquid waste, water conservation, & air quality. Solid waste transfer stations & landfills operations.

1989 - 1990 Allied Environmental Services Ltd.

Process Engineer specializing in hazardous waste process design, remediation, and environmental compliance

1985 - 1989 Moli Energy Ltd

R&D for applied rechargeable lithium cell technologies


Bachelor of Applied Science (Chemical Engineering), UBC, 1985

P.Eng., CCEP

Additional training (partial list):

Public Consultation & Community Involvement Training (US EPA)

Managing & Structuring Strategic Alliances (UBC)

Shared Decision-Making in B.C. (SFU)

Environmental Assessment of Projects (Technical University of Nova Scotia)


(Partial list)

Removal of Toxicity-Causing Surfactants from a Primary Effluent - Part A: Controlled Public Education Study, with P.Berube (UBC) & M. Etchemendy (UBC), BC Water and Wastewater Association Conference, Penticton, 2007

Eco-Smart Concrete & the Sustainable Region, Intl Conference on Sustainable Development, Macao, 2001

GVRD Green Building Programs, Canadian Consulate, Hong Kong, 2001

Drinking Water Supply & Demand in Greater Vancouver, BCWWA

Integrated Waste Management, Journal of the World Resources Foundation

Guest articles (Environmental Science & Engineering; Chemical Engineering magazine)


Integrated waste management and environmental sustainability issues.

Mixed martial arts (Krav Maga, Ju Jitsu, Wing Chun); 2nd degree black belt; occasional instructor at West Vancouver Martial Arts & Lynn Valley Martial Arts.