Scott Jose

In his role as General Manager – Business Development and Growth, Scott Jose is responsible for overseeing Healthy Land and Water’s Nutrient Offsets Initiative. Scott has more than 20 years’ experience in project management including 10 years at the senior leadership level, and holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. Scott is a problem solver […]

Rachael Nasplezes

Rachael Nasplezes leads the Water by Design Program at Healthy Land and Water and is a Senior Scientist specialising in behaviour change, co-design, strategic planning and stakeholder relations. With over 20 years’ experience in natural resource and catchment management and sustainable business development, Rachael is an expert in project delivery and strategic program integration and […]

Nikki Poteri-Collie

Nikki Poteri-Collie is a senior leader with more than 25 years’ experience building the strategic and financial success of organisations across the water, energy, mining and industrial sectors. With a diverse background gained in large corporations and government agencies, Nikki brings extensive experience across commercial and financial management, strategy and business planning as well as marketing […]

Melissa Walker

Melissa Walker is a Scientist and Knowledge Innovations Officer at Healthy Land and Water. Melissa helps implement and manage HLW’s open data portal, which provides complex information in a clear and easy to understand format for clients and the community. She also works to support several HLW initiatives including Grazing BMP, the Environmental Health Monitoring […]

Mark Waud

Mark Waud is a Senior Scientist with Healthy Land and Water and specialises in large scale restoration projects. Mark works with the Natural Assets Management and Protection Team delivering erosion control, ecological restoration and invasive species control projects to restore and protect our environment. Mark is passionate about integrating technology into projects to ensure better […]

Craig Welden

Craig Welden is a Senior Scientist at Healthy Land and Water and the coordinator of the Queensland Fire and Biodiversity Consortium (QFBC), a program administered by Healthy Land and Water. Craig has worked in the Natural Areas Management field for over 25 years, developing extensive skills and knowledge in fire management, weed and pest control, […]

Karen Toms

In her role as Senior Scientist at Healthy Land and Water, Karen Toms works closely with community groups, stakeholders and organisations and provides them with the skills, capacity and knowledge necessary to successfully complete environmental restoration projects in the Brisbane, Redlands and Moreton regions. Karen is skilled at coordinating, delivering, monitoring, evaluating and reporting on projects in […]

Dr Emily Saeck

Dr Emily Saeck is the Principal Scientist – Ecosystem Health Monitoring Program with Healthy Land and Water. This program monitors and models water quality, habitat condition, human health and social/economic benefits of waterways in South East Queensland. This research and data contributes to the annual Healthy Land and Water Report Card. Dr Saeck has more […]

Dr Samantha Lloyd

Dr Samantha Lloyd is the manager of the Queensland Fire and Biodiversity Consortium (QFBC), a program administered by Healthy Land and Water. Dr Lloyd has 20 years’ experience in research and environmental management with a focus on ecology, entomology, bushfire, disaster recovery and natural resource management. Sam has undertaken two stints as an Entomologist for […]

Liz Gould

Liz Gould is a Senior Principal Scientist at Healthy Land and Water who specialises in nature conservation. Liz works within the Capacity Building and Knowledge Brokering team and has almost 30 years of experience in natural resource policy and practice. Throughout her lengthy career, Liz has worked within state and local governments and is one […]

Vanessa Durand

Vanessa Durand is a Project Engineer within the Environmental Offsets Team at Healthy Land and Water. Vanessa specialises in projects aimed at reducing sediment and nutrient runoff entering South East Queensland’s waterways. Vanessa has 10 years of engineering experience and been involved in a range of projects aimed at minimising ongoing impacts on waterways and the […]

Shannon Mooney

Shannon Mooney is Healthy Land and Water’s Team Leader for Science, Information and Monitoring. Shannon is responsible for driving innovation and working with Healthy Land and Water’s scientists and engineers to harness data and knowledge and use it to inform the next generation of natural resource management. Shannon is an expert in data mapping, analysis […]

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