I see a world where every decision made and every action taken, is done with sustainability first and foremost in mind.
What drives you to create positive change?
I am driven by a strong sense of social justice. I feel it is tragic that the countries that are most vulnerable, are least responsible and have limited capacity to cope with the impacts of climate change are the worst affected. A concerted collaborative global effort between developed and developing countries is the only answer.
What is your vision for the future?
A common vision for the future is a powerful tool. I see a world where every decision made and every action taken, is done with sustainability first and foremost in mind. Sustainability is no longer an 'issue' but a way of life.
What has CSL helped you to achieve?
Through the Fellowship Program, I have built strong networks, learnt new tools and skills, developed my confidence and learned more about myself. Most importantly I am now positioned to leverage my own unique capabilities towards achieving my professional goals. I now have an identity.
More alumni from 2011 Melbourne Fellowship
Co founder, The Future Business Council
Manager, Start Counting at National Australia Bank
Director, Conservation Management Pty Ltd.
2014 Melbourne Fellowship
Journalist Greg Foyster undertook the CSL fellowship program in 2011. The course gave him the courage to cycle up the east coast of Australia documenting sustainable living. The story of that journey was published in the book Changing Gears in 2013.
Senior Environmental Consultant and Ecology Practice Area Leader, Coffey
CEO of Do it on the Roof, a green roof company in Melbourne, Australia
Founding CEO & Director, Future Business Council