Director Profile: Klaas Rodenburg

Klaas Rodenburg, MA, CET, LEED , Vice Chair, Wayfinders Business Co-operative

Past President, ABC Tech (Alberta Council of Technologies)

Klaas worked in the buildings design industry for more than 30 years. He also worked at Mammoet as a quality assurance manager. At ACE BIM (University of Alberta) he served as Executive Director.

He worked at Stantec for more than 20 in  a variety of capacities. In 1998 Klaas was given the responsibility of transforming the mechanical and electrical departments from manual drafting to Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD). During that time he was part of numerous multi-discipline teams responsible for the design of building projects ranging from small office buildings to large hospitals and research facilities.
In 2003, Klaas was made responsible for developing the multi-disciplined integrated design processes for Stantec’s Sustainable Solutions team.

Klaas is a Certified Engineering Technician (CET) in Alberta and has an Arts Degree from the University of Alberta with a specialization in Industrial Design. He received his LEED® Accredited Professional designation in 2003 and leads the Stantec sustainable design steering committee. In 2009 Klaas received a Master of Arts in Communication Technology from the University of Alberta.

Klaas has been the Chair of the Alberta Chapter of the CaGBC and Chair of the Leaders Forum, a committee of the senior executives from all eight Canadian Chapters. He was the co-chair of the organizing committee for the 2008 and 2009 version of the Sustainable Building Symposium held in Edmonton and Calgary where he made several presentations.


  • Master of Arts in Communication and Technology, University of Alberta
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Alberta
  • Certified Engineering Technician, Alberta Society of Technologists


  • LEED AP, Chair Alberta Chapter and Leader’s Forum, Canada Green Building Council
  • LEED AP, U.S. Green Building Council
  • CET, Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta