Director, Operations, Green Key Global
Hotel Association of Canada
As the Director of Green Key Global, Gary Graham has overseen and worked extensively on all facets of the program since joining HAC in 2013. Prior to beginning his career in the sustainable lodging industry, Gary was a consultant for both the public and private sectors, including working for the National Research Council of Canada’s Industrial Research Assistance Program and Employment and Social Development Canada. He also worked for several years growing and promoting sustainable green building practices with the Canada Green Building Council.
Gary is an alumnus of the University of Ottawa with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Organizational Theory. He is a certified Sustainability Project Manager and has achieved ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management Systems Lead Auditor status. He currently serves as a member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council’s Market Access Committee.