Richard is the Senior Communications Officer, with extensive experience in digital marketing and communications.
Richard is passionate about protecting our native flora and fauna from foreign threats. He brings with him a range of skills and learnings developed during his career, most notably from his 4 years at Greenpeace Australia Pacific in the Digital Marketing Coordinator role.
Richard holds a Biological Science degree (Honours) where his thesis looked at the menacing attributes of the invasive plant Chrysanthemoides monilifera (Boneseed). During this research he was moved by witnessing firsthand the extensive damage a single invasive species can do when left to spread unchecked. He also holds a MA in Arts (Environmental Studies) where he focused on utilising strategic communication to help make the kind of change needed to safeguard our natural environment.