About ALCA

ALCA Board

BRENDAN FORAN

ALCA Chairperson

CEO, Greening Australia

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VICTORIA MARLES

ALCA Deputy Chairperson

CEO, Trust for Nature (Victoria)

TIM ALLARD

ALCA Director

CEO, Australian Wildlife Conservancy

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PAUL ELTON

ALCA Director

CEO, NSW Biodiversity Conservation Trust

James Fitzsimons

JAMES FITZSIMONS

ALCA Director

Director of Conservation, The Nature Conservancy Australia

DR JODY GUNN

ALCA Director

Executive Manager, Bush Heritage Australia

JAMES HATTAM

ALCA Director

CEO, Tasmanian Land Conservancy

HUGO HOPTON

ALCA Director

CEO, Nature Foundation

Tim Hughes

TIM HUGHES

ALCA Director

Director, South Endeavour Trust

DOUG HUMANN AM

ALCA Director

Chairman, Landcare Australia

STEVE LACEY

ALCA Director

CEO, Queensland Trust for Nature

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NERIDA BRADLEY

CEO

Australian Land Conservation Alliance

Bringing together Australia’s leading on-ground conservation organisations

Australian Land Conservation Alliance is a public company limited by guarantee. ALCA Directors are CEOs or senior executives with each member having a Board position.  

This structure builds trust, collaboration and transparency at the most senior level across Australia’s key on‐ground conservation organisations.

Our strategic purpose includes:

  • Working with our members and stakeholders to raise the profile of and support for private land conservation nationally
  • Providing flagship initiatives to build capacity, empower and upskill practitioners and provide critical connection with and between regional communities, businesses and cross-sector partners
  • Advocating for national biodiversity policy and regulatory reform to grow a future where restoration, nature conservation and good land management are recognised as a cornerstone of the Australian economy. 
  • Encouraging commercial models that fund conservation and land restoration to grow a future sustainable economy