Jeff Menard

Program Manager, Natural Resources, CSA Group

Jeff Menard is Program Manager, Natural Resources Standards with the Canadian Standards Association (CSA Group).  His primary role is to coordinate and drive a team of project managers in their efforts to develop and manage Natural Resource focussed standards.  He leads the CSA Group Natural Resources Program which includes; mining & resource recovery, forestry & bioeconomy, water, natural ecosystems & biodiversity, and carbon capture, utilization, & storage.  His portfolio includes more than 30 published standards, guidelines and research reports with another 6 new standards currently in development.  He has over 20 years of experience working with a broad set of interest holders across multiple sectors including Forestry, Mining, Construction, Government, as well as working extensively with municipal governments.  Jeff is passionate about developing solutions for building environmental sustainability and climate resilience in communities.

Speaker Sessions

Valuing Nature Services: The Intangible Benefits of our Natural Capital

  • Intersectional Track
  • Reaching Destination Net Zero
  • Ensuring Water Security
  • Restoring and Protecting Nature
  • Building Resilient Communities
  • Government Policy and Corporate Governance
  • Finance, Trade and Investment
Session Date
Wednesday, Feb 14 2024 | 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Roy Brooke Executive Director, Natural Assets Initiative
Jeff Menard Program Manager, Natural Resources, CSA Group
Stephen McGlenn Director of Lands and Natural Resources Governance, Leq’á:mel First Nation Lands & Natural Resources Department
Mike Kennedy Founder & President, Green Analytics Corp.
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