Aaron Schroeder, P.Eng.
Aaron has eleven years of experience analyzing, quantifying and auditing greenhouse gas emissions in North America. Prior to forming Brightspot in 2015, Aaron worked for several years leading a team of fifteen GHG verification and policy analysts across Canada with ICF International. He also led the development of ICF’s standardized verification process, conformant with ISO 14064-3. In 2012, ICF’s verification process was accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).
Aaron’s hands on experience conducting over 100 greenhouse gas verifications includes numerous engagements for emission reduction projects in beef and dairy management, conservation cropping (zero-tillage) and nitrogen fertilizer management in addition to renewable energy, waste management and industrial energy facilities. He is sought after for his expertise devising strategies to bridge the gap between theoretical and practical implementation of methodologies for quantifying, reporting and verifying.
Aaron is originally from rural Saskatchewan where he grew up on his family’s mixed dairy and grain farm. His experience in agriculture is apparent in his work ethic and his knowledge of conventional farming practices.
EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION
B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, University of Saskatchewan
Professional Engineer, Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta
Greenhouse Gas Verification, ISO 14064-3, Canadian Standards Association