Born: 24 August 1962 -
Botanist for Australian Virtual Herbarium Project, Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney.
Consultant botanist/ecologist, Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney, NSW Scientific Committee, Sydney Water and Sydney Catchment Authority.
Ph.D. (Research) in Geography. Thesis: "The vegetation of the Robertson Plateau, New South Wales: historical and contemporary issues".
Referee for the nomination of the Blue Mountains Swamps as a vulnerable community under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999. Has refereed manuscripts for Australian Geographical Studies and Austrobaileya. Also involved with voluntary editing of Flora of Australia Acacia treatments, writing journal papers, reviewing threatened species and ecological community nominations.
Source: Karen Lee Biddle, Australian Virtual Herbarium
Project, Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney