Rodger Hunter was Water Sustainability Project’s Community Research Associate from 2013 to 2015. Since 2005, Rodger has worked as a management consultant with Vis-a-Vis Management Resources Inc. His areas of specialty include strategic and business planning, business/program reviews, governance, project management, and sustainable watershed management. Prior to becoming a management consultant, Rodger worked in a variety of positions with the B.C. provincial government, including Coastal and Wetland Specialist, Manager of the Habitat Conservation Fund, Manager of Economic Development Policy at Treasury Board Staff, Treaty Negotiator, Executive Director of Environmental Protection, and as an Assistant Deputy Minister. In July 2009 he was invited to work with the partners responsible for developing the Cowichan Basin Water Management Plan to establish a governance body (the Cowichan Watershed Board) to implement that plan. Since 2010 Rodger has served as the part-time coordinator of the Cowichan Watershed Board. He has an M.Sc. in biological sciences from Brock University and an MPA from the University of Victoria.