About the Author

About the Author

Photo by Lysle Barmby.

Ron Barmby is a Professional Engineer with both Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees.

His career has taken him to over 40 countries on five continents investigating geosciences and working with local cultures. His most recent adventures included running the Boston marathon twice, climbing Kilimanjaro, and crossing Canada by motorcycle.

A proud twelfth generation Canadian, Ron and his wife, Lysle, divide their time between Celista, British Columbia and Calgary, Alberta.