Amanda Naismith supports New Forests’ forestry and rural land assets portfolio in Australia and New Zealand. Amanda has a background in natural resource management combined with nearly 10 years of forest industry experience. She is responsible for the operational management of two assets in Australia and oversees third-party property managers compliance with New Forests’ Social and Environmental Management System. Amanda also manages procurement of valuation and tree crop insurance services across all ANZ assets. Amanda is a member of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Australia Board of Directors and previously represented the plantation industry throughout the development of the Australian National FSC Forest Management Standard. Amanda has a Bachelor of Applied Science (Environmental Science) from Charles Sturt University.