Our Leadership Team

Tony Gregov – Founder and President  

Areas of Expertise 

  • Business Visionary 
  • Integration 
  • Growth and Business Development 
  • Leadership and Culture 

Education 

  • Master of Science in Environmental Management, Royal Roads University 
  • Bachelor of Applied Integrated Environmental Management, Lakeland College 
  • Diploma (Major – Land Classification and Reclamation), Olds College 

Tony is a strategic environmental consultant that has been working in the environmental industry for the last 20 years on a wide variety of projects throughout North America and Eastern Europe. He is an experienced entrepreneur, and skilled in financial analysis having represented clients in managing over 100 million dollars’ worth of environmental site assessments, audits, liability and due diligence evaluations, remediation, reclamation, waste management facilities and associated regulatory reporting. He is a professional Agrologist in both Alberta and Saskatchewan. 

 

Ryan Puhlmann – Senior Practice Leader

Business Development, Marketing & Operational Support  

Areas of Expertise 

  • Sales growth and Marketing Strategies 
  • Leading Growth and Business Development 
  • Leadership and Operational Support 
  • Growth Accountability and Strategic Account Management 

 Education 

  • Master of Science in Environmental Management, Royal Roads University 
  • Bachelor of Applied Integrated Environmental Management, Lakeland College 
  • Conservation and Reclamation, Lakeland College 
  • Diploma, Fish and Wildlife, Lakeland College 
  • Management Development Program (MDP), University of Alberta 

Ryan has contributed to GCL for the past four years and effectively joined the leadership team in 2020. He has over 25 years of technical, management and leadership experience in reclamation, remediation, and water management across almost every industry in Alberta, both in a regulatory and consulting capacity. He has led numerous initiatives around reclamation certification, industrial applications and financial security programs and is well respected in industry.  He is passionate about the environmental sector and in serving client’s needs, business relationships, and growth. He is a professional Agrologist (P. Ag) and Environmental Professional (EP). 

Jeannette Wong – Human Resources, IT and Safety – Lead  

Areas of Expertise 

  • Human Resources Leadership 
  • IT Infrastructure Analyst 
  • Safety, Compliance, and Auditing Leadership 
  • Business Operational Support 

Education 

  • Business Administration, Okanagan University College 
  • ISO9000 Certified Auditor Training 
  • Project Management Program, Bow Valley College 
  • Bachelor of Science, Okanagan University College 

Jeannette brings over 18 years of multifaceted experience related to the oil and gas industry. Since joining the GCL team in 2012, she has successfully championed the development of numerous internal processes centered on software, IT, Safety and HR. Her primary focus is on business optimization, internal processes, and innovation, all to support client needs, while exceeding industry expectations. She is a foundational member of the team, can provide backup to every function and her desire for excellence continually lifts the leadership team. 

Tanya Mettimano –  Financial Department – Lead

Areas of Expertise 

  • Strategic Planning 
  • Financial Management 
  • Business Accounting Process Improvements 
  • Management and Leadership 

Education 

  • Diploma, Business Administration Accounting and Financial Management, Mount Royal College 

Tanya joined GCL in 2014 and took a larger role with the company in 2019 as Financial Department – Lead. She has a diverse background and is invaluable to the organization as she brings experience in finance, business operations, office management, sales, and customer relationship experience. She works closely with all departments, compliments all skill-sets and works tirelessly on financial system improvements and supporting business growth. 

 

Calinda McEwen – Phase I / DSA / Reclamation – Discipline Lead

 Areas of Expertise 

  • Phase I and Reclamation Leadership 
  • Land Reclamation and Remediation 
  • Business Operational Support 
  • Client Management 

Education 

  • Master of Science in Environment and Management, Royal Roads University 
  • Bachelor of Applied Integrated Environmental Management, Lakeland College 
  • Conservation and Reclamation, Lakeland College 

Calinda has contributed to GCL for the past six years. She has over 15 years of technical, management and leadership experience in reclamation, remediation, and surface water management, with work experience in both a regulatory and consulting capacity. She is an effective multi-disciplinary team lead and project manager and is a member of the Alberta Institute of Agrologists.