Ann Eastman is the Manager of Intergovernmental Relations for Natural Resource Sector in the Ministry of the Land, Water and Resource Stewardship, Provincial Government of British Columbia, based in Victoria, BC.

Ann has over 20 years of life sciences experience in the private sector, government and academia in applied research, project and program leadership. Focused on integration of science into policy and program development and delivery. Ann assumed the Canada Secretary responsibilities in the spring of 2023.

SEEC – Canada

Ann Eastman: Canada Secretary
Skagit Environmental Endowment Commission
5th Floor, 2975 Jutland Rd, Victoria, BC

Email:  [email protected]
Phone: (778) 974-5793

Kate Engel is the Science Policy Manager at Seattle City Light. Besides providing management and leadership direction for the Science Policy Unit and department wide programs, including Climate Research and Adaptation, Greenhouse Gas Mitigation, as well as Endangered Species Act (ESA) Protection and Mitigation Programs, Kate is responsible for the generation of significant revenue for the ESA program by successfully securing grants and matching funds. Kate assumed USA Secretary responsibilities with SEEC in the spring of 2018.


Kate Engel, USA Secretary
Skagit Environmental Endowment Commission
c/o Seattle City Light 700 Fifth Ave,, Suite 3300
PO Box 34023, Seattle, WA,  98124-4023

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (206) 733-9168