I am currently part time Community Campaigner for the Conservation Council of Western Australia, and a freelancer working with organisations that work for communities and the environment, by using my skills in community engagement and development, social media and marketing, and my experience with urban community farms, sustainable living, a community arts organisation and other positions including running my own business for six years.

You can find my full curriculum vitae on LinkedIn.

Organisations I work or have worked with:

Freo Farm - Communications since September 2012, Convener from September 2013

FreOasis Rooftop Community Garden – Community team leader for this project in conjunction with Spacemarket, Fremantle Permaculture and Freo Farm. October 2013 – present.

Living Smart - Facilitator from November 2012

Conservation Council of WA – Community engagement, marketing and event management for Eco Week WA and Spring Sustainability Festival. Aug-Oct 2013

Fremantle Road to Rail – Fundraising and social media. October 2013

Hulbert Street Sustainability Fiesta 2012 – workshop facilitation

Less is More Festival 2013 – speaker, workshop facilitation

Plastic Free Freo - media support in 2012

Fremantle Carnevale 2011/2012 – publicity, website, social media, events organisation.

Atmosphere Industries - Community advisor 2012

I have a BA in Facilities Management and previously worked for Perth City Farm, KULCHA Multicultural Arts of Western Australia and founded the events website EnjoyPerth.com.au in 2006, which I sold in 2012.

In 2012 I was participant in a ‘Young Women’s Leadership Program’ with Alicia Curtis and in 2013 I did a couple of unites towards a Master of Sustainability and Climate Policy through Curtin University.

I tweet at @simone. I enjoy taking photographs and post them on instagram and flickr.