Dr Melissa Risely

Melissa has over 12 years experience in environmental management and community engagement. She is an experienced environmental and social planner with highly developed skills in designing and facilitating community engagement strategies, having worked on a variety of multi-disciplinary projects in both public and private sectors. Her experience includes practical development and implementation of community consultation plans, social impact assessment, environmental sustainability policy planning and analysis. Melissa has high level analytical, research and report-writing skills. She has a strong understanding of environmental policy and legislation as well as Government functions, roles and processes.

  • Community engagement, research and environmental science
  • Recent clients: SA Health, DPTI, Leed Engineering and Construction, SA Water