Our Team

Our team has over 30 years’ environment, heritage and safety experience and is focused, driven and committed to providing the best possible solutions while ensuring projects remain within budgets and on time.  Our core team is supported by a range of additional casual environmental, safety and training professionals.  We have the capacity to provide a custom built team for each client, delivering the most effective and appropriate resources when and where they are needed. 

L-R: Belinda Bastow, Samantha Stone, Sophie Monaco, Memory Ngucha, Mikayla Banks and Jaye Small

Belinda Bastow, Owner / Director   

BSc (Hons), Post Grad Dip (EIA), MEL

Belinda is an environmental scientist with over 18 years of operational environmental management and closure experience within the resource sectors.  She is passionate about integrating environmental, safety and sustainability practices into day-to-day activities. One of Belinda’s key philosophies is that sustainability and compliance are critical to the long-term success of any business.

Samantha Stone, Environmental Specialist    

BSc, Dip Conservation & Land Management

Samantha is an Environmental Specialist with experience in emissions monitoring/compliance and hazardous waste management.  Samantha is invested in her career in the hopes that one day we will all be able to integrate sustainability into all aspects of our lives, giving our future generations a better world to grow up in.

Sophie Monaco, Environmental Specialist     

BSc (Hons), MSc

Sophie is a young, passionate environmental professional with 5 years’ experience in environmental monitoring, reporting and data management. Recently she has been involved in using drone and satellite imagery for mine site monitoring and rehabilitation purposes. Sophie’s other interests include rehabilitation and fire ecology as well as wildlife care and rehabilitation in her spare time.

Memory Ngucha, Environmental Specialist     

BSc, Grad Cert EMS, Cert IV OHS

Memory is an environmental professional with 10 years experience in the rail, resources and construction sectors. She has qualifications in environmental management, with professional expertise in environmental approvals & compliance, environmental management systems and auditing, baseline environmental assessments, environmental planning and project risk assessments, and stakeholder engagement. 

Mikayla Banks, Heritage / Community Specialist    

Mikayla is a heritage, native title and community professional with 10 years’ experience in the resource sector. She enjoys working with clients and community stakeholders to develop and maintain relationships built on trust, respect and understanding.  This approach has enabled her to reach many mutually beneficial outcomes between businesses and community groups. 

Jaye Small, Safety / Training / Heritage Specialist    

Cert IV OHS, Cert IV T&A

Jaye is a Safety, training and heritage logistic specialist with over 10 years in the mining sector. She has qualifications in OH&S, training and assessing and incident investigation and has been engaged in delivering training, conducting site audits, implementation of safety procedures and facilitating Aboriginal heritage surveys. Jaye enjoy teaching Pilates, swimming and watching her AFL team win.

Bryanna Minchin, Office Assistant   

Bryanna is a student attending her final year at Curtin University studying a Bachelor of Commerce with Majors in Accounting and Accounting Technologies.  She has had brief experience with taxation and bookkeeping.  Bryanna also enjoys playing hockey and is actively involved in the committee of her local team.