The forums are organised by a steering group of energy and sustainability professionals from a range of backgrounds including state and local government, the community sector and consultants. The organising committee welcomes several new members this year representing the Mid North Coast. Committee members from the Northern Rivers who are not actively involved this year include Kim Mallee and Debbie Firestone.
Current members are:
Debbie Firestone is Program Leader - Sustainability at Tweed Shire Council. In this role, Debbie facilitates Council‘s annual Renewable Energy Think Tank of community and industry experts seeking to advance renewable energy generation in the Tweed. Debbie also coordinates Council initiatives to improve energy efficiency and investigate cost-effective renewable energy outcomes, and is Council’s representative on the Sustain Northern Rivers Energy Working Group