About Us


Geoff Meakin, Board Member


Geoff is President and co-owner of Meakin Contracting, a diversified full-service harvesting contractor in the Algoma Area. The family-owned business has been contract logging in the Sault Ste. Marie area for more than 40 years. It has had up to 50 people on its direct payroll and employs approximately another 30 indirectly as subcontractors.

Meakin Contracting is an active member of community, supporting a number of initiatives, including the Sault Area Hospital Foundation, CIBC Run for the Cure, United Way, Great Tug Boat Race, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and Easter Seals. As well, Geoff is active in church activities, the Ontario Woodlot Association, Montreal Standing Advisory Committee and is a retired member of the Local Citizens Committee, which promotes good forestry practices in area.