Our People

We’ve got a dynamic and energetic team of engineers, GIS specialists, Indigenous youth, and business professionals all located from coast to coast to coast. Click on each employee to learn more about them.

Communications and Media

Emma Dalton

Communications Lead – St. John’s

Emily Best

Development Officer (SmartICE Foundation) – Goose Bay

Brianna Brown

Project and Engagement Coordinator – St. John’s


Tyler Spurrell

Technical Operations Manager – St. John’s

Brody McKeown

Hardware Developer – St. John’s

Paul St. John

Product Developer – St. John’s

Aizaz Afridi

Application Developer – St. John’s

Jon Nash

Equipment Production Coordinator – St. John’s

Field Operations

Dave Noseworthy

Field Operations Lead – St. John’s

Adrian Baker

OH&S Coordinator – Montréal

Northern Operations

Rex Holwell

Manager of Nunatsiavut Operations – Nain

Andrew Arreak

Regional Operations Lead, Qikiqtaaluk Region – Pond Inlet

Leanne Beaulieu

SIkumik Qaujimajjuti Mapping Specialist – Gjoa Haven

William Aglukkaq

Regional Operations Lead, Kitikmeot Region – Gjoa Haven

Peter Aqqaq

Community Engagement Coordinator – Taloyoak

Zoe Elverum

Data Coordinator – Pond Inlet

Dr. Katherine Wilson

Director of Knowledge Co-Production – Ottawa

Parnian Rezania

Remote Sensing Specialist – Victoria, BC

David Iqqaqsaq

Community Coordinator – Qikiqtarjuaq

Sandra Aqqaq

Knowledge Co-Production Coordinator – Taloyoak

Business Development

Carolann Harding

Chief Executive Officer – St. John’s

Dr. Trevor Bell

Founding Director – St. John’s

Mark Croke

Business Development Lead – St. John’s

Shawna Dicker

Project Support Lead – St. John’s

Gillian Davidge

Inclusive Workforce Project Lead – St. John’s

Christina Murphy

Evaluation Consultant – St. John’s

Emily Howell

Reporting Coordinator – St. John’s

Expert Collaborators

Dr. Joshua Turner

MITACS Postdoctoral Fellow – St. John’s

Dr. Lynn Moorman

Geospatial Education Curriculum Development – Calgary

Finance & Admin

Kelsi Mullins

Finance Management Lead – St. John’s

Cathy Mullett

Finance and Admin Lead – St. John’s

For more information on SmartICE, contact:

Emma Dalton Communications Lead, St. John’s