Karen is involved in natural resource management and conservation issues across much of central and southwest Queensland. Karen has been a member of the southwest community for 19 years; she is passionate about the southwest region and has Karen has networking alliances with The Wilderness Society; Pew Environment Group; Cooper’s Creek Protection Group; Australian Floodplains Association; Qld Rural Women’s Network; SW Local Government Association and RAPAD. Karen has partnered South West NRM Ltd in compiling and submitting applications for funding to conduct natural resource management projects throughout the southwest region. Karen holds a Bachelor Of Education; Master of Education; Graduate Diploma of Financial Markets (ASI); Cert IV in Business (Governance) (BSI); Cert IV in Training and Assessment (SQIT); is a local business owner, rural landowner and a Justice of the Peace.
Conservation Sector Director