Managing Consultant - Ecology
BSc, LLB, Dip Arts (Envtl Studies), Grad Cert (Ornithology)
Glen is an environmental scientist who has worked around Australia in a range of capacities relating to NRM, and especially ornithology. His passion is birds, but the depth and diversity of his professional experiences gives him a range of consultancy skills. With EcOz since 2012, Glen has undertaken or led fauna surveys throughout the Top End at sites as diverse as Tiwi Islands, Finniss River, Noonamah, East Point, Pine Creek, East Arnhem Land and Katherine; as well as in Cape York, Central Australia, Mt Isa and the Kimberley. Glen is also an experienced project manager, having delivered several significant components of several large EIS projects. He has authored or contributed significantly to numerous Notices of Intent and EIS chapters.
Principal Consultant – Impact Assessment & Approvals
Claire is a senior professional with 20 years of mixed industry experience across Australia and New Zealand, Canada and the UK. This includes over 12 years in the Northern Territory in consulting, the public sector and FIFO roles. Claire specialises in water quality, sediment and soil quality, and biological impact assessment and risk management. Claire has significant mining experience and expertise in environmental approvals, permitting, compliance, monitoring, and project management. Claire joined EcOz in 2023 and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience including industry experience in mining, land development and construction, maritime and utilities.
Managing Consultant - Alice Springs
MSSc Bsc (Hons)
Tom is an ecologist with 15 years’ experience working in northern and Central Australia. He has a broad range of project experience in mining, development, scientific research, and government projects. He also has skills in water and soil quality monitoring, sediment and erosion control plans, and GIS mapping. After working in the Darwin office for 10 years, Tom has moved to Alice Springs to establish a local presence for delivering EcOz central Australian projects.
Managing Consultant - Water
Helen is an environmental scientist with 8 years’ experience working predominantly in remote parts of the Northern Territory. She has worked in environmental advisory positions in the mining industry and variety of projects including development and implementation of surface water and groundwater monitoring programs, Mine Management Plans, Waste Discharge License applications, environmental assessment and approvals documentation, Land Capability Assessments, and environmental audits.
Lead Consultant - Water
Emma Lewis is an environmental scientist who grew up in Darwin before moving to QLD to study Environmental Science at Griffith University. She has 10 years’ experience working in remote QLD and the NT, for the construction industry, state and local government. She has experience working in waste management, environmental monitoring and assessment and environmental approvals. She has worked on a variety of projects including development and implementation of Waste Management Plans and Strategies, operational landfill and waste collection documentation, Environmental Protection Licence and Approvals documentation, and Environmental Management Plans. Specialty knowledge includes groundwater and surface water quality monitoring and reporting, environmental approvals, project management, project supervision and implementation, government reporting, and the development of environmental management plans and systems.