Jim McIsaac – Executive Director


Jim worked in the commercial fishery for over 20 years before coming to work for the T. Buck Suzuki Foundation in 2004. He is driven by his passion for the B.C. coast and has been involved in pollution prevention, habitat protection and sustainability of fisheries in his work with the foundation. He led the development of our OceanSmart program, works within regional and national pollution prevention processes, and is involved in fisheries research and marine planning, management and governance.

Jim can be reached at: jim (at) bucksuzuki (dot) org


Hannah Fiegenbaum - Communications Manager

Hannah grew up on the east coast in the state of Massachusetts. Her interest in the diversity of ocean life brought her to UBC where she earned a B.Sc. in Biology. After completing her degree her focus was set on fostering links between conservation and social justice. She has directed programming and communications for community lead cycling organizations in Vancouver. She has also had the pleasure of sharing the beauty of the BC coast with hundreds of visitors as a marine naturalist. Hannah is passionate about sharing the work of the organization, and the stories of our coastal communities with the world.

Hannah can be reached at: Hannah (at) bucksuzuki (dot) org


Adrienne Murphy - GIS Manager

Adrienne is a recent transplant to the west coast after having lived in Montreal, completing studies at both McGill and Concordia University. She focused her academics within the domain of environmental sciences, where she developed a keen interest in the use of geospatial technologies to address human impacts on the environment. Adrienne has previously worked in data management roles supporting international humanitarian aid projects, as well as within the emergency response field, using drones and remote sensing technology to assist wildfire suppression in BritishColumbia. She is motivated by projects rooted in sustainability and social responsibility, and is committed to producing careful and inclusive geospatial analyses to support fisheries, ecosystems, and coastal communities alike.

Adrienne can be reached at: Adrienne (at) bucksuzuki (dot) org