Dr. Dave Kattenburg is the Green Party of Canada candidate for Brandon-Souris.
Dave holds a Ph.D. in Medical Sciences (1981) as well as a B.Sc. in Biology (1975) from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario.
In 1984, Dave began his career as a public affairs researcher, investigative journalist, community development facilitator and environmental advocate.
Dave’s Brandon-based production company, Earth Chronicle Productions, specializes in documentaries on global environment and development issues. His documentaries have been broadcast by university-community radio stations across Canada, and by CBC Radio. Dave has also taught university-level courses in chemistry and the biological sciences at Brandon University as well as in a number of northern Manitoba communities, and has been an active radio broadcaster since 1980.
In 1994, Dave moved to Brandon, Manitoba when he helped found: Brandon White Bikes; the Westman Community Action Coalition; the Mixedwood Forest Research & Advisory Committee (now the Mixedwood Forest Society); and, the Brandon & Area Environmental Council.