Jeff draws on 15 years of project and people management in leading our North American-based team. He has a demonstrated record of achievement in programmatic areas such as project design and implementation, risk management, stakeholder consultation and monitoring and evaluation. Jeff believes in contributing to the industry in which he works, having held an Executive position on the Australian Aviation Wildlife Hazard Group and providing technical advice on the National Airports Safeguarding Framework, Civil Aviation Safety Authority Manual of Standards Part 139, and Australian Airports Association Airport Practice Notes. In addition, he has presented at national and international conferences related to human-wildlife conflict and aviation risk.
He has assisted regional and international airports in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia and the Middle East to manage their aviation risk through training, hazard assessments, on-the-ground work and the development of management plans. He has contributed to hazard assessments for a diversity of complex projects including Western Sydney Airport, the new parallel runway at Auckland International Airport, and the implementation of avian radar systems.
Jeff has experience in:
wildlife management at airports
wildlife hazard assessments
on- and off-airport wildlife surveys
wildlife hazard management training
wildlife strike and survey risk assessments
developing wildlife hazard management programs
writing wildlife hazard management plans
stakeholder and client liaison/consultation
report writing and delivery.