Meet our team

We are researchers, policy advisors, facilitators and trainers with academic, government,

private and community sector backgrounds. 


Professor Lee Godden

I am a leading environmental and natural resource lawyer and researcher.  I have over thirty years of experience advising governments, international organisations and companies in these areas, including heading major government reviews.


Dr Angus Frith

I've had nearly thirty years of experience as a legal practitioner and academic, working largely in the field of Indigenous land rights and native title. I've worked on litigation, governance, establishing and modifying entity structures, tax, natural resource management and agreement making.


Dr Elizabeth Macpherson

I have fifteen years of experience advising governments, private sector and communities on natural resources, environment and indigenous policy and regulation in Australia, New Zealand and Chile. I am also a current expert member of the United Nations' Harmony With Nature Knowledge Network.


Dr Lily O'Neill

I am an environmental and natural resource researcher with nearly fifteen years of experience in natural resource benefit sharing agreements; corporate social responsibility; and natural resource, environmental and native title law.