Lead consultant Charles Burnett and his team provide strategic planning, data collection, GIS and data mobilization services (App building & training) to First Nations, Government, and non-profits. 

CBA is based on unseeded Lekwungen (Songhees and Esquimalt) Territory in Victoria BC and work with communities throughout Western Canada.

Charles is also an adjunct assistant professor and sometimes sessional instructor at the University of Victoria, Geography Department.

For 10+ years prior to founding CBA, Charles led the GIS/Web App Programming team at GeoMemes Research. Charles’ early work on Community Mapping and land/marine use planning was done under the sole proprietorship name MapsWest Geoscience.