August 2011 – current Certificate IV in Local Government Administration
Flinders University studied Cultural Tourism ( 1 year study) and B.A ( Maj. Geography) 1 year then deferred.
suite, Web site development.
City of Onkaparinga
Mid-South Coast Ward, Elected Member
Communication and customer service both internal and external
Public speaking, Planning and Organising Council projects.
Report writing and research skills.
Civic and Community knowledge
Successfully worked on City of Onkaparinga Planning Committee 2006-2008 and Development Assessment panel and member of Audit committee Oct 2008-2010.
Research work and Resource Management Consultation
2011 Natural Resource Management capability local advisory group member.
2009-2011 Member Encounter
Marine local advisory group.
2007 Monitoring and Evaluation report prepared for Alinytjara Wilurara
Natural Resource Management Board.
2005-2007 Natural Resource Management task force member – seeking solutions to high silt load exiting the Christie
Creek catchment which was depleting the temperate reef system within Port Noarlunga Aquatic reserve.
2002-2003 Dept. of Water Resources SA (Murray-Darling) prepared document for ‘The cultural, social and economic
impacts of lowered lake water levels on tourism and recreation around Lake Alexandrina and Lake Albert’.
Submission on Marine protected areas/Stormwater management Environment, Resources and Development Committee SA Parliament
Cooperative project – UNESCO, International year of Freshwater.
Senate Enquiry into ‘The management of water in Australian cities’.
Federal Government Enquiry into Catchment Management.
Member, multi agency/business, Christie Creek Catchment group.
1991-present Co chair of Friends
of (Living) Christie Creek
1999 Second Australian Stream Management Conference
1999 Stream Management and Education
for Sustained Communities
(P.147 Conference proceedings,
The challenge of Rehabilitating Australia’s Streams 8-11 Feb 1999).