John Karau is a biologist by training who has worked for conservation authorities, the United Nations, Environment and Climate Change Canada and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Before acting as Secretary Treasurer, John was the Chairman of Ottawa Eco-Talent Network’s Board of Directors for 6 years. John is also one of Ottawa Eco-Talent Network’s advisors and provides expertise on projects relating to biodiversity, climate, conservation, environmental science, water, and citizen engagement.
“OETN has offered me a wonderful opportunity to get to know the diversity and challenges of my community much better. Serving as an advisor on local sustainability projects has many rewards including continuous learning so come find out for yourself.”