Nairn Hay is a Bachelor of Science graduate from Simon Fraser University in B.C. and has completed his Science in Forestry degree from the University of New Brunswick.
He currently acts as General Manger to the Fundy Model Forest in Sussex, NB, liaising with all forms of government and First Nations to ensure the support of the Model Forest program.
Between 1998-2002, he worked for the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources in the Northeast Science and Information Department and the Forest Services Branch.
Nairn serves on several committees and boards including the Board of Directors of the Nova Forest Alliance and Board of Directors of Fundy Biosphere.