Canadian Forest Service employee directory

Barry Wheeler

Analyst Research and Operations
Atlantic Forestry Centre
26 University Drive, P.O. Box 960
Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, A2H 6J3

Tel.: (709) 637-4913


  • Joined the Canadian Forest Service in 2000


  • Provide strategic advice on the direction of Information Technology (IT) in the CFS scientific community
  • Responsible for IT support for the AFC and CFS national projects
  • Component Lead for the development of tools for managing, sharing and disseminating CFS data, information and knowledge, with a specific focus on applications

Areas of Interest:

  • Information Technology
  • Social Networking
  • Information/Knowledge Management


  • Chair, Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Advisory Committee for the Post Secondary Advisory Council for the College of the North Atlantic
  • Technical Lead for the CFS-Net
  • Member, NRCan Change Management Committee
  • Member, Systems Development Lifecycle Committee
  • Member, CFS Bookstore Redesign Committee


  • NRCan Departmental Merit Award for the development of CFS-Net (2007)
  • Sector Award for Public Affairs and Portfolio Management for FrontLiners (2010)


  • Technology Diploma (1988) Fisher Institute of applied arts and technology
  • Diploma in Vocational Education (1992) Memorial University
  • 35 Advanced Technology Courses in Information Technology Subjects