The aim of my research is to generate knowledge that can be mobilized to create healthy and sustainable communities. This portion of the website highlights my efforts to share research findings and comment on recent events.


“Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.”

– William Bruce Cameron, Informal sociology (1963)


  • CTV News | February 8, 2014 | Nightly Newscast – 2010 Olympic Legacy | view video

  • Al Jazeera | February 2, 2014 | Sochi games most expensive ever | view video


The Globe and Mail | February 9, 2014 | B.C.’s tourism boost from 2010 Games was negligible, study shows | read article