Our team


Piers Verstegen - Director

Piers is the Executive Director of the Conservation Council of WA and the Vice President of the Australian Conservation Foundation. He has been named by the West Australian newspaper as one of WA's 100 most influential people for his environmental advocacy and community leadership. Piers serves on the Advisory Board for the Curtin University Sustainability Policy Institute and has worked as a senior policy advisor with diverse experience in environmental science, law, politics and economics. Piers is committed to supporting communities and individuals in achieving a more sustainable future, especially through democratic participation.


Catherine Atoms - Community Participation Lead

Dr Nic Dunlop - Environmental Science and Policy Coordinator

Duey Faria - Face-To-Face Fundraising Team Leader

Gita Sonnenberg - Office Manager

Inan Ahmed - Finance Coordinator

Janelle Sewell - Campaign Coordinator

Jo Finburgh  - High Donor Fundraising Lead

Jules Kirby - Frack Free Future Campaigner

Kate Born - Citizen Science Microplastics Coordinator

Luke Skinner - Frack Free Future Campaigner

Meredith Hartmann - Fundraising and Development Lead

Mia Pepper - Uranium Free WA Campaigner

Sarah George - Community Engagement Lead

Simone van Hattem - Spring Eco Fest Coordinator


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