Our People

Emily Bastow

Technical Officer

Giglia Beretta

Research Assistant – Project Restore

Tia Bool

Media and Communications Officer

Emma Bowen

Science and Operations Officer – IMOS animal Tracking Facility

Mitchell Brennan

Research Assistant – Project Restore

Tom Burd

Research Assistant – Project Restore

Dr Nel Carbia

Fieldwork Manager/ Diving Safety Advisor

Dr Cheng Chen

Post Doctoral Fellow Cooling and Shading RRAP

Professor Martina Doblin


Brett Fenton

Chief Operating Officer

Sergio Torres Gabarda

Aquarium Scientific Officer

Kyle Goodman

Research Assistant –  Project Restore

Samantha Hillman

Operations Support Manager &
Indigenous Youth Coordinator

Andrew Irvine

Boating and Snorkelling Safety Advisor

Uma Kannegal

Finance Officer

Aria Lee

Project Manager – Living Seawalls

Isobel Lerpiniere

Communications and Projects Officer

Dr Francisco Martinez-Baena

Project Manager – Project Restore

Alan Maurice

Grants Management

Jarrod McDonald

Technical Officer – IMOS Animal Tracking Facility

Dr Clive McMahon

Science and Operations Manager – IMOS Animal Tagging

Andrew Niccum

Technical and Facilities Manager

Amanda Scholes

Operations Manager

Dr Talia Stelling-Wood

Post Doctoral Fellow

Meg Tretheway

Research Assistant – Project Restore