While at Alberta Environment and Parks, Kevin led the delivery of the regional approvals program under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA), Water Act, and Public Lands Act. In this role, he held statutory decision-making authority for all authorizations. He also managed major projects to ensure there was adequate environmental protection, resource allocation and economic benefit to the province.
Kevin led the development of the South Saskatchewan River Basin Water Shortage Procedures, which created a command system to master the delivery of surface water during times of water shortage in the basin. He also led the development of the Enhanced Approvals Process for Flood Recovery, which created a one-window application process under the Public Lands Act and the Water Act to respond to getting Albertans lives back to normal after the 2013 floods.
Kevin has completed the Management Development Program offered by the University of Alberta. He is also a Canadian Certified Environmental Professional and he holds a Bachelor of Geography from the University of Lethbridge.