In this session, Ron will discuss the art and science of being situationally aware of the environment around you so you can achieve your goals.

Ron is currently the Director of Strategic Development for Weather Services at Wood Met-Ocean group. He has held the position of Vice President of Meteorology for Weather Network/MeteoMedia, Operations Manager for Environment Canada’s Storm Prediction Centre in Ontario. He is Past President of the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society, and a Fellow of the Royal Meteorological and American Meteorological Society’s.

Ron was also a Sail Canada Sailing and Power Instructor from 1982 to 2000, and has managed and taught sailing, meteorology, navigation, and boat safety for several sailing schools throughout the GTA.
Ron has been has lecturing and teaching about the nature and behaviour of the atmosphere at Sailing Schools, Yacht Clubs, Boat shows, Canadian Sail and Power Squadrons, Colleges and Universities for over two decades.