Dean Allan is PST Implementation Advisor, Resource Management, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. He serves as an Implementation Team member of Bringing the Salmon Home: The Columbia River Salmon Reintroduction Initiative.
Dean has been working with DFO since the mid 90’s in various roles. Since 2004, Dean has been working with the Indigenous nations who have an interest in salmon reintroduction in the Columbia watershed.
Dean grew up in Castlegar. Before his DFO career, Dean was self-employed for a number of years contracting for BC parks in the West Kootenay region.