Stephen joined the Oak Foundation in 2015 as campaigns leader for the Environment Programme and works in the philanthropic portfolio dealing with marine and climate change issues. He has worked for several international environmental organisations in senior management positions including the Antarctic Ocean Alliance, Greenpeace Australia-Pacific and Greenpeace International. In a substantial career as a campaigner and activist, Steve has participated in the full spectrum of environmental change from the front line of coal blockades and multilateral treaty negotiations to the boardrooms of some of the world’s largest companies. He has worked extensively in East and South-East Asia and the Pacific.
Steve is on the board of 350.org/Australia, was formerly on the general assembly of Greenpeace China, and holds an honors degree in Law from Macquarie University, Sydney and a qualification in Legal Practice from the Australian National University, Canberra.