Jon Fennell, M.Sc., Ph.D., P.Geol.

Vice President of Advisory Services and Water Security

InSolutions

Dr. Fennell is Vice President of Advisory Services and Water Security at InSolutions, a division of Integrated Sustainability Consultants Ltd.  He has over 28 years consulting experience in the natural resource sector, the majority of which is directly related to water management in the conventional and unconventional oil and gas sector.  Jon received his B.Sc. degree in Geology from the University of Saskatchewan in 1985, M.Sc. in Hydrogeology from the University of Calgary in 1994, and Ph.D. in Geochemistry from the University of Calgary in 2008.  His areas of specialization include physical and chemical hydrogeology, groundwater-surface water interactions, environmental forensics, water supply and waste disposal assessments, risk analysis, and risk mitigation.  Jon’s skills also extend to assessing the effects of climate variability, climate change, and land use change on basin hydrology, and developing effective monitoring and management strategies to ensure the goals of water security and basin sustainability.