The Team at MBG
Mossman Botanic Gardens maintains close links with The Cairns Institute and James Cook University. The current Board comprises Professor Darren Crayn, Director of the Australian Tropical Herbarium at JCU, Dr Georgina Davis, CEO of Queensland Farmers’ Federation, Mr Jeff Schrale, Head of Business Lending for Far North Queensland at ANZ, and a board member for Tourism Tropical North Queensland, Tourism Consultant Ms Sheena Walshaw, ClimateForce CEO Barney Swan, Hortulus Design owner Mr John Sullivan, Australian Rehabilitation Providers Association CEO Nathan Clarke, and Mossman businessman, Mr Roy Weavers. The Board is chaired by Cairns Institute Adjunct Research Associate Simon Towle.
MBG’s Chief Executive Officer is businesswoman and polar adventurer, Mrs Nicky Swan, and Company Secretary is Mrs Erin Murray who has a background in commerce and public sector administration. JCU Master of Global Development student, Mr Markus Kaufmann, is the MBG’s first intern.
For more information about the Mossman Botanic Garden project, visit https://www.mossmanbotanicgarden.com.au/