qualifications + background


Environmental Consultant
2014 – Present

Monga Park Stud — BJ and PS McAdam (Pastoral)
Sep 2014 – Present

Mary River Catchment Coordinating Committee
Biodiversity Field Officer
Oct 2013 – May 2014
Land for Wildlife, Biodiversity projects, Rivercare and stream geomorphology

Senior Policy Officer
1994 – 1995

1990 – 1993

North Queensland Conservation Council
1986 – 1988

Establishment of and support for:
Landcare, waste / water recycling, coastal development assessments
Tourism projects, including Magnetic Island.
Listing of the Wet Tropics on the World Heritage Register.
Nomination of places on the Register of the National Estate on Western Cape York Peninsula.

Master of Legal Studies in Environmental Law
Australian National University
Attendance: 1996 – 1999

Activities and Societies:
Studied Part-time while working in the ACT and later Braidwood NSW
Chair, Canberra and South east Region Environment Centre (CASEREC)

Master of Legal Studies (Environmental Law)
Griffith University
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) (Australian Environmental Studies)
Land and Water Processes and their Management
Attendance: 1982 – 1986

Activities and Societies:
Griffith University Union of Students (Secretary and Chairperson)
Focused on biophysical aspects of the environment (hydrology, geomorphology), plus land use analysis and planning.