Liz McDowell

Liz is an organizational development consultant specializing in collaborative leadership and decision-making structures. She is the founder of the Otesha Project UK and the Youth Funding Network, the former chair of the East London Green Jobs Alliance, a finance graduate from McGill University and a piano teacher. She first became engaged in sustainability when working with the UN Institute for Training and Research. Liz grew up in Chilliwack and Langley and currently lives in East Vancouver.

Lessons from Deepwater Horizon: how oil spills could impact BC tourism

In April 2010, the largest accidental marine oil spill in history occurred in the Gulf of Mexico, when the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded and approximately 4.9 billion barrels of oil poured into...