Title: Business Leader,
Physical Sciences / Yukon
Office: Vancouver, British Columbia
Michael Choi is a Business Leader and Senior Environmental Scientist at Hemmera. For 19 years, he has provided leadership and consulting advice for clients throughout western Canada. Michael possesses extensive regulatory knowledge of territorial (Yukon), provincial (BC), and federal regimes, enabling him to navigate complex issues on behalf of his clients.
Passionate about sharing his consulting and stakeholder facilitation experience with others, Michael has spoken at numerous brownfield, contaminated sites, and mining conferences regarding sustainable site development and incorporating risk‑based approaches to restoration. Michael volunteers on the Roundup Organizing Committee for the Association for Mineral Exploration BC, and co-chairs the Regional Exploration Overviews Technical Session.
Michael has applied his technical expertise in physical sciences (water, soil, and air), environmental assessment, site remediation, and closure, risk assessment and liability management, and strategic planning for clients including airports, engineering firms, government, First Nations, heavy industry, land developers, law firms, military, mining and oil and gas companies, port facilities, and transportation organizations.