Meet our environmental consulting team
As more and more businesses turn to Western Botanical for our integrated botanical, revegetation and seed testing and treatment expertise, our team of environmental consulting specialists grows too. Here are the senior members of our team.
Geoff Cockerton, Managing Director, Western Botanical
A key figure in the environmental consulting and revegetation industry since 1980, Geoff has an almost unparalleled level of knowledge and experience – he's widely recognised and respected as a leader in WA's revegetation and native seed industry.
Shapelle McNee, Senior Botanist
Having worked in the field of biology and conservation since 1983, Shapelle has a broad range of multi-disciplinary knowledge and expertise.
Jonathan (Jono) Warden, Project Manager
Jono has a wide range of experience in general environmental biology and was previously employed by the Department of Agriculture and the University of Western Australia as a research officer within the CRC for plant-based management of dryland salinity.
Martin Henson, Senior Botanist
Martin has led, managed and participated in numerous Level 1 and 2 flora and vegetation surveys in the Northern Territory and the Pilbara, Goldfields, Kimberley and South-west regions of Western Australia.
Alice Quarmby, SeedLab Manager
With experience spanning native seed collection, cleaning, storage, viability testing, germination testing and biology research across Australia, Alice plays a pivotal role in our multi-faceted Seedlab division. Alice also brings to the team her extensive knowledge of coordinating all aspects of the Millennium Seed Bank Project (N.T. Partnership).