With nearly 20 years experience in decision making for sustainable development, Mary assists some of the largest energy users in Australia to make improvements on significant energy and carbon footprints. She is a recognised international authority on Life Cycle Assessment as it applies to resources and is an expert in developing carbon footprints and carbon neutral positions.
Mary represents the Business Council for Sustainable Development Australia on the innovation and research, development and demonstration task force of the UNFCCC’s Technology Executive Committee. She is also an observer to the UNFCCC's Standing Committee on Finance.
Mary won the Women’s Agenda Leadership Award for 'Emerging Leader in the Private Sector' in 2017 and was been elected to the Board of the Energy Efficiency Council (EEC) where she chairs the strategy committee. She was recently appointed to the International Energy Board of the Institute of Chemical Engineers (IChemE). Mary is on the Community Advisory Board for FlexCareers, a company focused on helping women return to work in flexible positions.