Joined Rangelands NRM: March 2020
Qualifications: Grad Cert Public Sector Management, Cert IV in Vocation and Educational Training, Graduate Diploma in Secondary Education, Bachelor of Applied Science (Biology), Certificate IV Land Parks & Wildlife Management, Masters in GIS and Remote Sensing (Underway)
Role at Rangelands NRM: Special Projects
Prior experience: Russell is a competent, highly experienced project/program manager both in government and the private sector. He has predominantly focused on land management actions/roles as a pastoralist, farmer, scientist and government land officer. He has previously worked in government for sixteen years, managing the southern rangelands pastoral lease inspection programme. Russell has also managed the delivery of services to Indigenous pastoral leaseholder Aboriginal Corporations, and one project in particular was recognised with two WA Premiers Awards and one Prime Ministers Award.
Location: Cardwell, Queensland