Payton Tench

Payton is a proud Halifax native. He completed a Bachelor’s degree in sociology and English literature as well as a law degree at Dalhousie University prior to working as an Articled Clerk with East Coast Environmental Law in 2018-2019. Payton has started the next phase of his legal career by practicing tax law; however, his time with East Coast Environmental Law as an Articled Clerk inspired a passion for environmental work in any capacity possible. Payton is excited to be on East Coast Environmental Law’s Board of Directors and looks forward to working on environmental projects with the organization for years to come.