- Full time
- Part time
- One time
From August 2013
Working on Environmental Impact Assessments, literature reviews natural resource management plans.
Senior Biodiversity Officer
Victorian State Government Department Sustainability and Environment
October 2010 - February 2012
Implementation of native vegetation framework, assessment of environmental impacts of development applications, precinct planning.
Various Environment Officer and Coordinator positions
February 1999 - May 2013
Extensive local government experience
Community Consultation and Engagement
Much of my work has required the input, cooperation and engagement of the community in policy development and delivering environmental projects.
I have developed environmental policy for local governments. I have also developed a draft policy required under the EPBC Act re the management of heritage places for a large government entity.
Senior Biodiversity Officer, Victorian State Government
Administering the Native Vegetation Framework, elements of the EPBC Act, FFG Act and Planning and Environment Act. Undertaking ecological assessments, negotiations re town planning applications,, precinct planning and threatened species management.
I have worked on a vast range of ecological and sustainability projects, specialising in environmental impact assessments, native vegetation, wetlands and waterways.
Environmental Planning Coordinator, local government
I have lead teams of environmental planners working on vegetation and land management issues in town planning applications and sustainability projects.
Qualifications & Certifications
Masters of Environmental Management
Bachelor of Applied Science
Victorian College of Agriculture and Horticulture (now part of Melbourne Uni)