2010 - 2018
Cape York Natural Resource Management Ltd.
CEO and Company Secretary
2005 - 2010
NQ Dry Tropics Ltd.
2015 - 2018
NQ NRM Alliance Ltd
Company Secretary & Founding member
Bob has more than 35 years experience in community development in Queensland. For 23 of those years he has worked directly with Indigenous people, communities and organisations, and for the past 12 years he has worked closely with Indigenous people and organisations in a leadership role in community based natural resource (NRM) and cultural heritage management organisations operating in North and Far North Queensland. For the whole of that period Bob has demonstrated the ability to effectively engage and collaborate with Commonwealth, State and Local government officials, and to successfully develop tender and Grant funding applications, and to develop, deliver, monitor, evaluate and report on a very diverse range of programs.
Bob is passionate about community resilience and gets enjoyment and satisfaction from empowering and working collaboratively with people to achieve improved environmental, social, cultural and economic outcomes (wellbeing).