Matthew Thompson is a recent graduate of the University of British Columbia’s Forest Resources Management program, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Forestry with a specialization in Integrated Resource Management. He worked for B.A. Blackwell during the summer of 2018, before completing his degree and joining the company full-time in May 2019. Prior to working at B.A. Blackwell, Matthew gained field experience in both silviculture and timber development on northern Vancouver Island. Matthew’s work at B.A. Blackwell has had a focus on operational forestry, performing both field and office duties for forest development and management projects. Matthew is a Forester in Training with the ABCFP and is working towards his RPF status.