Stefanie has worked in the waterway industry for over seven years and has extensive experience in riparian system management. Having previously worked for the Melbourne Water Corporation, Stefanie has experience in planning, coordinating and delivering waterway, wetland (constructed and natural), estuarine and coastal environment improvement works within urban, peri urban and rural environments.
Stefanie’s professional qualifications include a Bachelor of Science from Melbourne University and a Graduate Certificate in River Health Management from Melbourne University. She has completed further studies in Lowland Wetland Ecology, Water Sensitive Urban Design and Habitat and Conservation Management – Coastal Ecology.
Stefanie delivers Reef Catchments urban program within the Mackay Whitsunday and Isaac region and coordinates Reef Catchments Coast and Biodiversity team. Working in partnership with Councils, NRM agencies and organisations and in collaboration with the community, Stefanie plans and implements urban stormwater improvements and coastal biodiversity objectives across the region.