Marcus Ballinger

Marcus joins Horizons on assignment from Environment Canada where he is a Senior Policy Advisor. He has 20 years of experience in international affairs and policy related to multilateral environmental agreements, trade and development. Marcus earned his M.Sc. in Environmental Resource Management from the University of Salford, UK, and holds degrees in geology and business administration. With an eclectic background in Bay Street accounting,  general contracting and helicopter repair manual writing, he brings unique experience to the Horizons team.  Marcus lives in Ottawa with his son and daughter, and aspires to one day trade his car for a Ducati.