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Peter Stephen closeup of a man wearing a gray hat © Sue Stephen

Our People

Peter Stephen

Deputy Country Director

Australia

  • Areas of Expertise

    forest conservation, climate change, land management and community-based resource management

Biography

Peter commenced his career more than 25 years ago planting trees on farms in Southern Australia. Since then he has worked across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region on forest conservation, climate change, land management and community-based approaches to natural resource management. During this time Peter has worked in academia, not-for-profits, government and in the commercial sector across a range of senior leadership roles in conservation.

Peter has a Master of Forest Science from the University of Melbourne and a Master of Community and International Development from Deakin University. He commenced working for TNC in 2018 and works from our Melbourne office.

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