Dr Joe Pickin is a waste and resource efficiency specialist with a 20-year track record as a consultant, researcher, policy analyst, strategist and auditor. He has a PhD from the University of Melbourne on the environmental economics of waste and has worked in government, community, academic and private sectors. Joe has high level writing ability, excellent presentation and communication skills, and a flair for data analysis and modelling.
He has a particular interest in greenhouse gas emissions from the waste sector, and is the current Chair of the National Carbon Division of the Waste Management Association of Australia. He works extensively for Australian governments at all levels, provides analytical support to various waste companies, and sometimes acts as expert witness in legal proceedings.