Who We Are

We’re passionate about environmental sustainability, social justice, and community resiliency – and about working with those who share our passion.

Together we have over five decades of experience in strategic planning, project management, and partnership engagement.

Jenn Hoffman (she/her), Principal

With over twenty-five years experience in the conservation, development, education, and community resiliency sectors Jenn is well-positioned to help organizations deliver on their mission-driven work.

Jenn specializes in helping civil society organizations, academic institutions, and philanthropic agencies to advance efforts that reduce risk, conserve the environment, tackle the impacts of a changing climate, and build resiliency.

Her focal areas include climate resiliency, disaster risk reduction, science communications, and nature-based solutions. An experienced facilitator, trainer, and program director, Jenn is skilled in developing authentic partnerships and advancing cross-sectoral collaborations.

Jenn holds a Masters in Science Education (curriculum and instruction) and a Masters in Disaster and Emergency Management. She also holds a Professional Certificate on the IUCN Global Standard for Nature-based Solutions.

Learn more about Jenn here. To connect with Jenn, email her at jenn@highwatermark.ca or call her at 403.679.1333.

Stephen Legault (he/him), Principal

Active in the social and environmental values movement since 1988, Stephen is an experienced facilitator, political analyst, organizer, and government relations and public engagement specialist.

Stephen was the founder of Wildcanada.net, Canada’s first online advocacy portal, and has served as Program Director for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative and as the Senior Sustainability Development Office for Royal Roads University.

Stephen’s also a gifted storyteller, public speaker, teacher, and photographer. He’s the author of fifteen books and countless newspaper, magazine, and online articles. Click here to visit Stephen’s writing and photography website.

Learn more about Stephen here. To connect with Stephen, email him at stephen@highwatermark.ca or call him at 403.688.2964.