(the skinny version):


East Gippsland Shire Council, Bushfire Recovery
  • GIS/data support for the Assessment, Recovery and Rebuild programs.
  • Emergency Management-based spatial data mapping
  • Secondary Impact Assessment (SIA) inspection deployments and SIA data reporting
  • Improving delivery of PDF-based mapping
  • Initiating continuous improvement protocols for internal and external systems
    East Gippsland Shire Council, Bushfire Rebuild Support Service (RSS)
  • Spatial data synthesis and cartographic mapping for various RSS programs
  • Septics, Stockpiles, New Infrastructure upgrades, Community Resilience, and Complex Sites
  • Development of smart RSS reporting systems
  • Mapping of RSS Reporting and Community-related recovery activities (QGIS)


    AECOM Australia - GIS & Spatial Systems Co-ordinator:
  • Management/Co-ordination of GIS technology, development and staff
  • Project work spanning a range of disciplines and technologies (ArcGIS)
  • 11 month secondment to QR as GIS Manager (ArcGIS/SDE)
  • Development of a Corporate Spatial Data Infrastructure for QLD

    The Bill Collins Group - Consultant:
  • Substantial involvement with development of Spatial Information System (SIS) Project for Maroochy Shire
  • SEQWater - mapping, analysis, advice, data management, development of 'Corporate Atlas' (MapInfo)
  • Energex Gas (SEQ) - data update/maintenance, mapping, analysis, documentation/improvement (ArcGIS/ArcFM)

    Egis Consulting - National GIS Manager:
  • Responsible for GIS technology / development of GIS business
  • MapInfo-based software, data & systems architecture
  • Environmental GIS / GIS requirements for oil/gas pipelines
  • Project work spanning a range of disciplines and technologies (MapInfo)

    ACT Land Information Centre (ACTLIC) - Business Development Manager:
  • Responsible for development/marketing of ACTLIC spatial products/services

    ACTLIC - ACTMAP Manager:
  • Overall management of ACTMAP spatial systems / staff

    ACTLIC - ACTMAP Data Co-ordinator:
  • Co-ordination / management of ACTMAP spatial databases

    Australian Land Power - Consultant:
  • Wide range of clients, extensive expertise in GIS & spatial systems
  • 1993 project for GPS control survey to co-ordinate entire Dubbo city DCDB - a first in Australia

    Geocomp Systems - Surveying & Mapping Bureau Manager:
  • Wide range of clients, developed expertise in accurate DCDB mapping

    Armidale, NSW / Beechworth, VIC / Melbourne, VIC
  • Studied physical geography at UNE
  • Started in surveying, working for survey firms in Beechworth / Melbourne
  • Studied at RMIT, qualified in surveying / survey drafting
  • Lectured in surveying at RMIT TAFE

  • For a 2-page curriculum vitae, CLICK HERE.

    For long version of Professional Profile / curriculum vitae, CLICK HERE.

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