Winton holds a Masters Degree in Climate Change and Sustainable Resource Management and is a Director of EcoProfit. As former NSW Operations Manager for Secondbite, he discovered the spiralling demand on community groups that assist people-in-need. With this in mind, he made the decision to apply his corporate management experience and knowledge of sustainability to put together a program that would help both the environment and local community groups.


Bec holds a Diploma in Health Science, Diploma in Community Services, Diploma in Counselling and Degree in Human Services (continuing). She currently works in the Regenerative Community Development sector and is a Director of EcoProfit. Bec believes the opportunity for sweeping groundswell change is a real possibility if enough people for community collaborate towards agreed goals.


Bill is Director of Carbon Training International and senior consultant for Simble ( He holds Masters Degrees in Agriculture and Environmental Management. Skills include training, course development, carbon & energy management and systems understanding. He brings a mountain of knowledge, experience and problem-solving talent to the Committee.


Jared of Dotcom Property Sales, is an exceptional sales professional and dedicated Real Estate Agent who is fully committed to achieving results that exceed expectations. He has an extensive background in horticulture and landscaping, his handprint being over many of the beautiful and sustainable gardens in the Blue Mountains. He brings a unique blend of skills and attributes to the table.


Ana holds Masters Degrees in Research in Law and International Environmental Law. She is currently a sessional lecturer, academic tutor and a PhD candidate at Macquarie University. She is skilled in environmental law, sustainable development, corporate social responsibility, environmental issues, legal assistance and administration. Ana’s knowledge, even-temperament, happy disposition and professional determination are qualities that will greatly enhance the Committee’s professionalism.


Philip Sheridan holds a M App Sci (Systems Agriculture) and is a registered consultant with Climate Active as well as a member of the GHG Institute. He has an agronomic background and expertise in the design and facilitation of organisation and community development projects especially strategic planning and capacity building initiatives, systems thinking and practice. He co-project designed and managed Australia’s initial foray into the design of a National Pollutant Inventory which would determine the extent of our GHG pollution levels for the CEPA, has worked as a consultant in environmental monitoring and reporting, facilitated workshops focused on leadership in participative design and evaluation of rural projects, and consulted for a major resource sector company on infrastructural impacts to the marine habitat.


Noni is an environmental activist who spends a great percentage of her time fighting for the environment. Noni holds a Masters Degree in Education. Amongst many community activities, Noni is a co-founder of Blue Mountains Environmental Sustainability Network and active member of Blue Mountains Renewable Energy Cooperative. Noni’s great talent is as a problem-solver with a broad-minded approach to achieving change.