Dean Young

Dean Young is a Project Manager with the Sustainable Technologies Evaluation Program (STEP) at Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA).

Dean’s work focuses on evaluating the effectiveness of innovative water and soil management technologies in an Ontario context. He manages applied science research projects and develops knowledge transfer tools to overcome barriers to widespread implementation of proven technologies.

Dean’s most recent work includes guidance on the design, inspection, and maintenance of low impact development stormwater infrastructure and soil management best practices.

Dean also participates on national standards development committees relating to the design and construction of stormwater infrastructure.