Meet the Whistler Blackcomb Environmental team

Arthur DeJong

Arthur DeJong has been with Whistler Blackcomb for more than 30 years. Through various roles including Ski Patrol Manager and Mountain Operations Manager for Blackcomb, Arthur has gained an exceptional familiarity with our mountain terrain and a deep understanding of the workings of the mountain ecosystem.

Arthur pioneered work in the area of environmental planning on Whistler Blackcomb which has led him to his current position of Mountain Planning and Environmental Resource Manager. In this role, Arthur works to marry planning techniques that both improve the guest experience and respect the natural environment. 

Arthur has been an active member of the Whistler community for many years and believes that the key to effective planning is openness and community involvement. Arthur is currently active in numerous community social and environmental groups. He also dedicates volunteer time to crisis line counseling and international aid programs.

Allana Williams

Allana Williams has been part of the sustainability team at Whistler Blackcomb since 1997.

As an Energy Manager and Environmental Coordinator, Allana works with management and staff to design, implement and track sustainability initiatives in the areas of energy and waste reduction, education and community outreach.

Allana is the Founder and Chairperson for the Whistler Blackcomb Foundation Environmental Fund. She is co-author of the Whistler Blackcomb Sustainability Policy and Annual Sustainability Reports.

Allana holds an Honours Degree in Environment and Resource Studies and Business Administration from the University of Waterloo along with several certificates in energy management and facilitation.