L.B. (Lew) Rodney
As published in ALS News upon receiving his commission in 2000
Lew Rodney was born in Ottawa, Ontario in July 1947.
He graduated from high school in Fredericton, New Brunswick in 1966 and went on to receive a survey diploma from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in 1986 and a B.Sc. from the University of Alberta in 1991. Alberta Land Surveyors Jack Hagen and Herb Kiel served as principals. Lew received his commission as an Alberta Land Surveyor on April 6, 2000. "The Elements of a Self-Governing Profession as Demonstrated in the Alberta Land Surveyors Act" was the topic of the technical report submitted as part of the qualifying examination.
Employment history includes working for Stewart Weir from 1977 to 1985; Hagen Surveys from 1988 to 1996; All West Surveys from 1996 to 1998 and Cridland & Associates during 1999-2000.
Lew is also a member of the Order of Gray Goose which is an organization of volunteers whose purpose it is to preserve and protect a special environment and promote outdoor activities for children.
Leisure activities include music, literature, and skidooing.