Rachel Thorpe

Above and beyond her day-to-day role as a Strategic Advisory Consultant for AECOM, Rachel provides a seminal role in facilitating, connecting and furthering the interests of the green infrastructure community throughout Perth and Western Australia.

As President of Parks & Leisure Australia, Western Australia, she is charged with leading advocacy for the health, social, environmental and economic benefits that increased quantity and quality parkland provides.

Importantly, Rachel is Chair for the Open Space Planners Network WA where she brings together more than 70 professionals, who are engaged in open space planning and who have influence over the development of local and state agendas in the public open space area.