Josh Pennell

Office Manager - lab west

Josh Pennell, B.Sc., B.J., Biologist and SEM Office Manager for Labrador Operations, has over 10 years working experience in biological field work, environmental monitoring and consulting. He has worked throughout the Atlantic Provinces, the coast of Labrador, Alaska and throughout parts of Northern Canada working for consulting and resource based companies, as well as government and post-secondary educational institutions. His work experience has focused on identification and monitoring of avian species and habitats across all ecosystem types including both terrestrial and marine environments. He has gained both scholarly and practical experience in environmental monitoring having worked with both universities and private companies. 

Mr. Pennell has also pursued a career in media, communication, and writing opportunities and worked closely with provincial and federal government departments such as Newfoundland Department of Environment and Conservation and Fisheries and Oceans Canada.  He has acted as a communications liaison between the public and governmental departments which garnered him an understanding of provincial and federal acts and policies. 

Mr. Pennell has recently assumed the role of Office Manager in SEM’s new office in Labrador City where he will support SEM’s projects and promote the company’s business interests in western Labrador.