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Dr Penny Burns, Chair

Dr Penny Burns

Dr Penny Burns

Penny’s role

  • Create the Vision
  • Curate the website ‘Talking Infrastructure: learning from emerging futures’
  • Co-host the podcast ‘Talking Infrastructure: Ideas that matter’

Her expertise:   Strategic Asset Management; Experimental Economics; Researcher; Writer; International Public Speaker.  Want to know more?   URL: www.linkedin.com/in/drpennyburns

Contact Penny@talkinginfrastructure.com

or by phone (but initially by text message please) on   0434 406 751, or if calling from outside Australia, then on 61 434 406 751

 


Jeff Roorda, Deputy Chair

Jeff Roorda

Jeff Roorda

Jeff’s role is

  • Strategic Policy Advisor
  • Co-host of the podcast ‘Talking Infrastructure: Ideas that matter’
  • Liaison with Local Government, Utilities and Asset Management

His expertise:   

Engineering, Local Government and Utilities, Strategic Policy Formulation, Technological design. Mentor, facilitator and trainer for over 50 councils.  Want to know more?      URL: www.jr.net.au

Contact Jeff@talkinginfrastructure.com


Ian Spangler, Business Development Director

Ian Spangler

Ian Spangler

Ian’s role is

  • Communications & Business Development Director
  • Identification and research of trends, events, influences
  • Engagement of key influencers with the Talking Infrastructure domain

His Expertise:   Executive, consulting & governance experience with business development & asset management specialties.     Want to know more?  URL: Ian Spangler

Contact Ian@talkinginfrastructure.com

 


David Hope, Secretary/Treasurer

David Hope

David Hope

David’s role

  • Creates and maintains financial records
  • Maintains membership register
  • Creates agendas and keeps minutes of board meetings
  • Ensures material distributed to membership

His Expertise:  Strategic financial management, asset management, education and training. Want to know more?    URL: Skilmar

Contact   David@TalkingInfrastructure.com


Gregory Punshon, Strategic Technology Adviser

Gregory Punshon

Gregory Punshon

Gregory’s role is to

  • Provides high-level strategic technology and business advice to meet needs of the board, taking in the requirements of Community, Politicians, Professionals
  • Participates in strategy development for education, engagement and promulgation of Aims and Objectives
  • Determines appropriate technologies to achieve the operational and social media engagement strategies

His Expertise:  Technology, asset management, business  Want to know more?  URL: Consulto

Contact  Gregory@talkinginfrastructure.com