Jan Newport – Director
Jan is an independent forester with over 30 years’ experience in Australia, Canada and New Zealand specialising in policy development, and the provision of advice to state government departments, forest agencies, and forestry organisations.
She has had an extensive career in forestry working in both the public and private sector in plantation establishment, private forestry development, forest policy, and forestry education with operational and field experience predominantly in Pinus radiata and E. globulus silviculture.
Jan holds a Bachelor of Forest Science (University of Melbourne), Graduate Diploma of Business Management (Monash University) and Graduate Diploma of Education (Deakin University) and has completed the Australian Institute of Company Directors – Foundations of Directorship. She is also a registered forestry professional (RFP).