Arid Recovery is governed by an appointed Board comprised of members representing Arid Recovery’s Supporting Partners and independent members seconded for their knowledge and skills. 

The Board, together with the Scientific Advisory Panel, sets the direction and works together with the small but dynamic team of staff and a large band of dedicated volunteers to achieve the goals and aspirations of Arid Recovery. 

The Arid Recovery Board for 2017-18: 

Dr Steve Morton (Independent)

Chair Honorary Fellow in the CSIRO, arid-zone ecology, resource management and sustainability 

Mark Priadko (Independent)

Financial management, financial and business analysis and business case consultant

Andrew Corletto (Independent)

Partner at Minter Ellison Lawyers 

Allan Holmes (Independent)

Previous CEO of the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, SA

Arid Recovery partner representatives:

Chad Menzies (BHP)
Lead Community, Olympic Dam, Corporate Affairs

Brenton Grear (Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, SA)
Regional Director, Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges

Professor Phillip Weinstein (The University of Adelaide)
Head of School, Biological Sciences


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Arid recovery is a conservation initiative supported by:
adelaide university