QUEENSLAND BRANCH

Queensland (QLD) Branch Committee Gala Dinner and Awards

The Queensland branch of AWA has over 1,100 individual and corporate members. Our highly valued state and regional conferences and technical events fulfil the Association’s main objectives to share, connect and inspire. 

Members have the opportunity to expand their knowledge of water in Queensland and network with likeminded colleagues. 

Branch Committee

President:   
Nicole Davis, Redland City Council 

Vice President:   
Margit Connellan, SUEZ Water Australia & New Zealand 

Committee Members:  
Amie Aldred, WSP/Logan City Council 
Jeff Ballard, Northern Water Management 
Narelle D’Amico, Bundaberg Regional Council 
King Intrapaiboon, Unity Water 
David Merrett, Urban Utilities 
Natalie Muir, Cardno 
Olivia Newman, CPM Advisory and Project Management 
Richard Savage, GHD 
Justin Simonis, Promethean Projects 
William Speirs, Urban Utilities 
Simon Taylor 
Christian Truscott, City of Gold Coast 
Lisa Welsh, Seqwater 
Janice Wilson, Double Black Diamond Solutions

Young Water Professionals Subcommittee

Chair:   
Charlene Wong, Aurecon  

Vice Chair: 
Thomas Wager, Redland City Council 

Committee Members: 
Deni Estivill-Dredge, AECOM 
Lachlan Guthrie, Griffith University 
Johanna Johnson, Logan City Council 
Matthew Keleher, Fraser Coast Regional Council 
Melissa Mellado-Ruiz, Veolia 
Alice Strazzabosco, University of Queensland 
Valentina Velez Rivera, Advisian 
Shanae Walker, Unity Water 

GET INVOLVED

There are plenty of opportunities to get involved with the Queensland Branch. Be a mentor, contribute to the state newsletter, or present a technical session. 

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