Strategic Programs Manager
Andrew facilitates the collection and distribution of knowledge and data. This includes the co-ordination, collection, interpretation and use of scientific information at a regional and sub-regional level, and the identification of knowledge gaps and research needs for the region.
Land and Water Program Manager
With land and water inextricably linked, Adrian integrates programs to deliver water outcomes from improvements in the land. Adrian has a Masters degree in Environmental Management and eleven years’ experience in agricultural extension and project management.
Biodiversity and Coastal Program Manager
Kate works with public and private land managers as well as community groups to ensure protection of our unique and diverse flora and fauna and coastal environments. Projects include supporting landholders to revegetate their properties and protect existing native habitat, through to collaborating with government agencies and other stakeholders to implement recovery actions for threatened species and ecological communities, and to plan for the impacts of climate change on our biodiversity.
ExecutiveAssistant/ Finance Officer
Provide support to the CEO and Corporate Services Manager.
Denise manages the office at NRM North, including daily administration and event co-ordination and provides logistic support to staff and management. Denise brings a diverse range of professional skills and experience to this position. She has various qualifications in administration and finance, facilitation and technical fields.
Agricultural Landscape Rehabilitation Scheme (ALRS) Project Officer
Russell’s role is to coordinate delivery of the Agricultural Landscape Rehabilitation Scheme (ALRS) across flood affected communities in Tasmania.
Emma’s role is to support the monitoring, evaluation, review and improvement of reporting of NRM North project activities and processes linked with this. Originally from far north Queensland, Emma completed her Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science) on the Sunshine Coast, where she was also employed as an environmental consultant. Emma also has experience working in community development in Ghana and China, and prior to her current role was the Coastal Coordinator with NRM North.
Invasive Species Coordinator
As Weeds coordinator, Greg works with all stakeholders across the region to co-ordinate the implementation of the high priority actions identified in the Weed Action Plan for the Northern NRM Region. Education and awareness and regional co-ordination to ensure best practice weed management is the focus. Support will also be provided for community groups and land managers to undertake effective on-ground weed control.
Property Managment Planning Coordinator
Jo's role is to manage and develop activities within the Productive Landscapes Program, foster partnerships with stakeholders and ensure the program grows to fulfil NRM North’s regional priorities. Jo grew up in northern Tasmania and studied Agricultural Science at the University of Tasmania in Hobart. Initially spending time in the aquaculture industry, she has spent the last 12 years on the Darling Downs in southern Queensland working in and studying land and riverine management and sustainable living.
Stormwater and Catchment Officer
As Stormwater & Catchment Officer, Jesse works with all stakeholders in Tasmania’s northern NRM region to help manage threats to water quality and ecological health that are linked to stormwater pollution. In this role, Jesse provides technical advice and support to partners of the Northern Tasmanian Stormwater Program and helps to facilitate implementation of Water Sensitive Urban Design and improved sediment and erosion control practices at the regional and municipal level.
Regional Landcare Faciliator
Alison’s role is to coordinate projects and activities that support the regional landcare and sustainable agriculture community and care groups across northern Tasmania. Alison completed a Bachelor of Social Science at Charles Sturt University and has since has worked in the capacity of engaging community in NRM for more than 14 years.
Regional Landcare Faciliator
With a focus on sustainable land management practices, Peter works with landholders from various farming regions within northern Tasmania. His primary role is to provide landholders with the necessary skills and knowledge through workshops, field days and on-ground trial work to assist in building on their farm management practices. Originally from a farming background in Queensland, Peter has lived and worked in northern Tasmania for 35 years. He was previously employed with Serve-Ag, a Tasmanian based agribusiness for four years implementing a similar sustainable farm management project.
Dr Toni Furlonge
Tamar Estuary and Esk Rivers (TEER) Scientific and Technical Coordintator
Toni is NRM North’s Tamar Estuary and Esk Rivers (TEER) Program Scientific and Technical Coordinator. For the past 11 years, Toni has worked with NRM North monitoring and assessing the regions rivers and wetlands. Through biological, riparian and water quality assessments, data analysis has provided an improved understanding of the character of the region's rivers and wetlands. Prior to working with NRM North, Toni worked with Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning Victoria, in GIS and Natural Resource Management, and Department of Primary Industries, Water and Environment Tasmania.
NRM North Facilitator & Small Farm Living Coordinator
Megan’s role is to work closely with the community, smallholders and other stakeholders to facilitate their involvement in NRM activities. Her key functions include coordination of NRM North's Small Farm Living Program, strategic assistance with funding proposals, partnership development and NRM communications. Megan grew up in the Tamar region and completed a Bachelor of Applied Science: Marine Environment, at the Australian Maritime College.
NRM Facilitator, Meander Valley (In partnership with Meander Valley Council)
Stuart is the main point of contact for NRM matters in the Meander Valley municipality, employed under a partnership agreement between the Meander Valley Council and NRM North. His key functions include strategic assistance with funding proposals, partnership development and NRM communications.
NRM Facilitator, Dorset (In partnership with Dorset Council)
Michael Bretz is the main point of contact for NRM matters in the Dorset municipality, employed under a partnership agreement between the Dorset Council and NRM North. Key functions include strategic assistance with funding proposals, partnership development and NRM communications.
NRM Facilitator, Northern Midlands (In partnership with Northern Midlands Council)
Monique is the main point of contact for NRM matters in the Northern Midlands municipality, employed under a partnership agreement between the Northern Midlands Council and NRM North. Her key functions include strategic assistance with funding proposals, partnership development and NRM communications.
NRM Facilitator - Break O'Day (In partnership with Break O'Day Council)
Polly is the main point of contact for NRM matters in the Break O’Day municipality, employed under a partnership agreement between the Break O’Day Council and NRM North. Key functions include strategic assistance with funding proposals, partnership development and NRM communications.