Our Board and Staff

Board Members

Stuart Ellis
Stuart Ellis
Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC Board Member
 
Kathy Gramp
Kathy Gramp
Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC Board Member
 
Lee Johnson
Lee Johnson
Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC Board Member
 
Katherine Jones
Katherine Jones
Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC Board Member
 
Commissioner Craig Lapsley
Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC Board Member
 
Alistar Robertson
Professor Alistar Robertson
Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC Board Member
 
Naomi Stephens
Naomi Stephens
Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC Board Member & End User Rep
 
Karl Sullivan
Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC Board Member
 
Doug Smith
Doug Smith
Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC Board Member
 

Our staff

The Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC is managed through a small team based in East Melbourne, Adelaide and Darwin. Download the organisation chart.

Dr Richard Thornton
Chief Executive Officer
 
+61 3 9412 9600
Michael Rumsewicz
Dr Michael Rumsewicz
Research Director
 
+61 417 139 030
David Bruce
David Bruce
Communications Manager
 
+61 (0)414 223 281
Leanne Beattie
Executive Assistant
 
+61 3 9412 9612
Trevor Essex
Trevor Essex
Business Manager
 
+61 3 9418 5208
Dr Matt Hayne
Dr Matthew Hayne
Research Utilisation Manager
 
0488 200 094
Desiree Beekharry
Desiree Beekharry
Core Research Program
 
0438 440 308
Loriana Bethune
Loriana Bethune
Research Program Utilisation
 
+61394129605
Nathan Maddock
Nathan Maddock
Senior Communications Officer
 
+61 3 9412 9605
Vaia Smirneos
Vaia Smirneos
Communications Officer (Events)
 
+61 3 9412 9604

Office contacts

Level 1, 340 Albert Street  |  East Melbourne VIC 3002  |  tel: +61 3 9412 9600  |  email: office@bnhcrc.com.au

All the resources from our 2016 conference

Research program in detail

Where, why and how are Australians dying in floods?

2015-2016 year in review

Bushfire planning with kids ebook