Project Experience

Project Experience Sustainability Reporting

GRI CERTIFIED TRAINING PARTNER IN AUSTRALIA

GRI PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TRAINER

SUSTAINABILITY REPORTING STANDARDS FOR ESG, SDGs, TCFD, HUMAN RIGHTS

Online and In-Person Courses

Advisor on Sustainability Reporting Standards and how to integrate Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Task Force on Climate Related Disclosures (TCFD) into Sustainability Strategies and Reports

Over 20 years experience teaching MBA and MA/MSc students business strategies for sustainability including Corporate Sustainability Reporting, Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting, Corporate Accountability and Responsibility, and Environmental Management Accounting

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INDEPENDENT REVIEWER 2018 State of the Environment Review (SOER) South Australia Environment Protection Authority

My Independent Review was submitted to the SA Environment Protection Authority in January 2020. Results from an online survey, and engagement in interviews and correspondence allowed me to consider opportunities to improve state of the environment reporting in achieving environmental outcomes in South Australia and to make recommendations for improving future reports.

NSW

SUSTAINABILITY ECONOMIST    Department of Primary Industries, NSW

Assessing the Contribution of Investment in Natural Resource Management to Economic Sustainability and Social Well-Being

In New South Wales, the Natural Resources Commission audits and otherwise reviews the performance of Catchment Management Authorities against a Standard for Quality Natural Resource Management.

AFMA
ECONOMIC MEMBER Great Australian Bight Management Advisory Committee
Australian Fisheries Management Authority 

The Great Australian Bight Management Advisory Committee (GABMAC) is the principle forum where issues relating to the Great Australian Bight Trawl Sector of the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery are discussed, problems identified and possible solutions developed.

ECONOMIC MEMBER   Great Australian Bight Resource Assessment Group
Australian Fisheries Management Authority 

The Great Australian Bight Resource Assessment Group is the key research and scientific committee for management of the Great Australian Bight Trawl Sector of the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery.

CoastAdapt

CLIMATE CHANGE RISK ADVISORY  Controlling mosquito-borne disease in Cairns

COASTADAPT

Working with the NCAARF CoastAdapt tool and Cairns Regional Council, I examined and reported on how climate change would influence the risk of Ross River virus in the Cairns region.

Department

CONSERVATION INCENTIVES AND DESIGN DIRECTOR  National Wildlife Corridors Plan: A framework for landscape-scale conservation

Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities

Directed the draft National Wildlife Corridors Plan, a national framework for conservation at a landscape scale.

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SUSTAINABILITY ECONOMIST  Green Budget Reform

International Institute for Sustainable Development

The practical application of economic incentives and fiscal measures to reduce environmental impacts and promote sustainability are detailed Green Budget Reform through 25 case studies from around the world. The case studies make it clear that governments must reform and restructure budgets using economic incentives and instruments to ensure sustainable development and sound environmental management. At the same time, industry will benefit by addressing green budget reform from a proactive, sustainability perspective.

RRU

PROFESSOR ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMS  Sustainability Economics, Sustainable Economic Development; Environmental Management; Ecosystem Health and Socio-Economic Wellbeing

Royal Road University
Environmental Cost Accounting and Business Strategy

Firms need information for both financial and managerial accounting. On the financial side, information is required for a range of uses such as corporate financial planning and control, performance evaluation, and to verify creditworthiness and taxes owed.

Integrated approaches to waste disposal and resource management

There is a growing and compelling interest in environmental protection at the municipal level. This interest is expressed in the development of programmes and institutional arrangements that foster corporate and community-based environmental management.