Fiona has worked as an ecological consultant since 2007 and currently works as a principal ecologist at Arcadis.
Specialising in plant ecology and vegetation management, Fiona has extensive experience conducting vegetation surveys and targeted threatened species surveys in Victoria. She has developed a sound understanding of ecological threats in Victoria, such as weed invasion and pest animals, and the policies and legislation working to mitigate their impacts.
She has been on the board of several not-for-profit environmental organisations, and is currently president of the Ecological Consultants Association of Victoria. These roles have involved consultation and liaison with the community and federal, state and local governments.