Our Team



Ross Huartt is the President and Chief Executive Officer of MBC Group in addition to serving on its Board of Directors. He is an experienced and dynamic leader, leveraging his nearly 20 years of experience and driven by a desire to innovate to disrupt traditional engineering processes. His strategic vision and leadership has grown MBC Group from a single offering appraisal firm to a multi-disciplinary services powerhouse. Ross is an active member of the YPO, the Business Council of Alberta, frequently collaborating with public & private partners. He has been a featured speaker at events worldwide and has received numerous awards and accolades.​



Jodi has a deep knowledge of the construction, restoration and insurance industries having owned and operated a restoration business for 20+ years. She has received numerous accolades including W100 Top Female Entrepreneurs in Canada by Profit, Canadian Business and Chatelaine magazine for three consecutive years; Alberta Venture’s Fast Growth 50 and Chase Morgan’s Women 2 Watch. Jodi has a passion for sustainability and has led her organization through emissions reduction initiatives including an ISO 14001 environmental certification and a BMO Rad!cle Climate Smart certification.

Matthew D’Alessandro


Matthew is a versatile developer who is skilled in both front-end and back-end technologies. He has taken the lead in developing both the user interface and the server-side code and database for EcoClaim. On top of the web application, Matthew has been paramount in integrating AI into this project to provide stakeholders with automated insights.



Maureen’s expertise is in sustainability, circular economy, and climate strategy. She was a Project Manager at Rocky Mountain Institute—a world-renowned ‘think tank’ on market-based solutions for sustainability, and since then Maureen’s developed strategy and operationalized climate and sustainability solutions for businesses ranging from start-up to multi-nationals. Her circular economy experience extends from product innovation using agriculture waste to guidelines for circularity in the arts sector. Maureen’s also worked with financial institutions, international development banks and other partners supporting entrepreneurs advancing sustainability, and she’s trained 350+ businesses to measure and manage their GhG emissions.



Lance is a Certified Sustainability Practitioner and holds an MSc with an emphasis on Sustainability, Contaminated Site Assessment, Remediation, and Program Design & Implementation from Royal Roads University. He specializes in providing consulting services to municipal, provincial, and federal government organizations, property management firms, developers, the insurance industry, as well as the natural resources sectors.