Darren has a BSc (Environment) from The University of Sydney. He has worked for local and federal governments and agencies and private enterprise across Australia as an environmental specialist including roles in planning and approvals, environmental management systems, land management, and contaminated site investigations. Since 2012 Darren has worked in the aviation industry initially for Airservices for 5 years in their environment team and now as the Environment Manager for Northern Territory Airports. He currently sits on a number of inter-agency and governmental panels as key stakeholder and subject matter expert, and is able follow his passion with by applying his experience to assist large organisations manage their environmental obligations and driving improvements in environmental performance. He has been an EIANZ member since 2016 and is a committee member of the NT Division.