Kitchen Table Sustainability was written by a team of experienced practitioners, scholars and activists who are passionate about community engagement with sustainability. This work was done with no funding or institutional support — purely as a voluntary effort.
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Krissy Kneen launching the book at Avid Reader Bookshop in West End, Brisbane, December 2008
Wendy Sarkissian PhD, an author and lecturer with a doctorate in environmental ethics, has taught in schools of planning, landscape architecture and architecture and has co-authored several award-winning books. As a consultant and researcher focusing on sustainability and community engagement, she has pioneered innovative planning and development approaches, earning over forty professional awards.
Nancy Hofer, who holds a Master’s degree from the School of Community and Regional Planning at the University of British Columbia, has a background in ecology and natural resource conservation.
Yollana Shore, qualified in environmental science, majoring in social policy and development, is experienced in social planning and community engagement and is an independent business owner and qualified personal development practitioner. You can contact Yollana at www.soulbusiness.com.au
Cathy Wilkinson is a senior executive with the Victorian State Government, is currently leading a major urban water reform and was previously responsible for Melbourne’s metropolitan planning. She is a qualified planner and environmental scientist with a PhD from the Stockholm Resilience Centre at Stockholm University.