Iain joined the TALLWOOD DESIGN INSTITUTE in 2016. He has worked in business development and training roles in the forest industry for 21 years, prior to which he was involved in export marketing of forest products to Asia Pacific markets. Before coming to Oregon he led the CENTRE FOR ADVANCED WOOD PROCESSING (CAWP) AT UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, Canada (UBC) for nine years. Iain holds degrees in marketing and professional education. He has significant experience globally in the design and delivery of technical and business education to workplace and professional learners, and in creating programs to stimulate innovation, entrepreneurship and business development. He is a director and past chair of the Wood Manufacturing Council.