LFA Managing Partner
Bachelor of Applied Science, Major:
Environmental Resource Management
Tony has had over fourteen (14) years of experience in the environmental
resource management and assessment industry, specialising in ecology, protected
area management, ecosystem management and restoration, and contaminated land
In recent years Tony has
completed numerous assessments and Review of Environmental Factors (REFs)
addressing potential impacts associated with the change of landuse, and the
upgrade or repair of infrastructure such as roads and powerlines.
has undertaken numerous contaminated land assessments on sites used for
domestic, rural and commercial landuse.
Assessments are undertaken in accordance with NSW state planning
legislation, in particular SEPP 55, and generally comprise the five phase process
described in Managing Land Contamination
have included validation works associated with the removal or decommissioning
of Underground Storage Tanks (UTS), the classification of potentially hazardous
waste material, and assessment of the extent of land contamination associated
with cattle dip sites.
Previous and current clients include Roads and
Maritime Services (previously Roads and Traffic Authority), Essential Energy,
Richmond Valley Council, Tenterfield Shire Council, Lismore City Council,
Southern Cross University, Lismore and South Ballina Sand Quarry.
Accredited Bushfire Practitioner
LFA Managing Partner
Bachelor of Applied Science, Major: Environmental
Resource Management (Dist.)
Graduate Diploma in Design for Bush Fire Prone Areas
Paola has had over twenty (20) years of experience in the
environmental resource management and assessment industry, specialising in
Environmental Planning (environmental legislation), Environmental Impact
Assessment and Management, Bushfire Risk Assessment and Bushfire Prone Areas Design,
compilations of REFs, landuse/property management planning, ecosystem
management and restoration, bush regeneration and vegetation assessment. Paola has extensive experience in overall
project management and coordination of the various components of project implementation,
client liaison and consultation with State and Local government agencies, and
conducting peer reviews and preparing tenders.
Paola has worked as a Project
Manager (PM) at ASPECT north, LandPartners
Limited and EAL Consulting Services managing large and complex multi-disciplinary
projects. Her work experience in the region, organisation and team
management skills ensure that the projects she manages are delivered to fulfill client expectations.
Previous and current clients include TransGrid, Essential Energy (previously Contry Energy), Tweed Shire Council, Tenterfield Shire Council, Lismore City Council, Southern Cross University, Lismore and South Ballina Sand Quarry.