About

We help our partners by delivering practical sustainability solutions with clear commercial outcomes. We aim to do important and challenging work that informs complex decisions.

Citizen Consulting’s sustainability advisors combine exceptional technical, policy and management skills with specialist knowledge in energy efficiency, carbon, behaviour change, sustainability strategy, green skills and education policy. We work hard to deliver shared value for our project partners, leveraging our extensive networks at a state and federal level.

We aim to foster long-term partnerships by:

  • Working collaboratively for innovation and step change
  • Providing clear, concise and practical advice
  • Drawing on our extensive network of experts to provide the best team for the job
  • Thinking outside the square
  • Ensuring we deliver high quality outputs in a timely and cost-effective manner

The Team

Scott McKenry (Director), Ba App Sci (Hons), Ba App Sci (Environmental), Cert IV TAA

Scott is currently the Regional Coordinator for the Eastern Alliance for Greenhouse Action (EAGA) and leads the implementation of climate change mitigation and adaptation projects across seven local government areas in Melbourne’s east. Before his role at EAGA, Scott has held key roles as Engagement Manager at ClimateWorks Australia and as a team leader for the National Centre for Sustainability’s Business and Community services division. His background includes environmental consulting, resource recovery programs, education, and the provision of technical advice to chemical, wastewater and manufacturing industries.

Over the past seven years, Scott has lead  a wide range of sustainability projects with government, community and industry, leveraging of extensive experience in stakeholder engagement,  research, strategic development, training and education.

James Selth (Associate)

After 7 years as a senior member of the Arup Sustainability team and prior to this, 4 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers, James continues to offer his sustainability expertise in the Melbourne market. He has experience across the full scope of the discipline – carbon mitigation, energy management, climate change vulnerability, sustainability reporting, behaviour change, and environmental assessments – most often in the context of managing multidisciplinary teams to achieve commercially-driven sustainability outcomes. 

Patrick Ivers (Associate), Ba ICT

Patrick has recently completed a Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology, majoring in Software Technology, at Swinburne University. Pat has experience developing software for government organisations, such as the Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO), and has worked on numerous commercial projects including websites and mobile apps. Patrick is a member of the Golden Key International Honour Society and Australian Computer Society, and currently works as a freelance web and mobile app developer in Coburg, Victoria.

Read more about the team’s experience here.