Sarah S. Rees has twenty-three years in forest and conservation work from founding groups such as Beyond Zero Emissions to serving on the Board of The Wilderness Society Vic and Forest Stewardship Council Australia for 9 years. She currently represents the Australian Forest and Climate Alliance and is president of regional environment charity MyEnvironemnt Inc. Sarah is the acting spokesperson for the Great Forest National Park initiative and works with universities, business and environmental non-government organisations to develop nature positive solutions for society.
Sarah served on the Premier of Victoria’s Forest Industry Taskforce and currently sits on the stakeholder group for the Victorian Conservation Regulator. She has produced and photographed a best selling book The Great Forest and exhibited and sold her photography for environmental causes. Sarah has knowledge in forest standards, policy, regulations, markets, science, design and media. Sarah has been recognised and awarded for her contribution to the forests of Australia.