Team

Jim Campbell Clause

Managing Director. BSc (Ag Hon)

Areas of expertise:

  • Vineyard planning and development
  • Grape varieties and propagation
  • Irrigation
  • Grapevine nutrition
  • Soil and canopy management
  • Quality assurance

Other industry activities:

  • Chairman of WAVIA (Western Australian Vine Improvement Association)
  • Member of the Wine Agricultural Produce Committee
  • Chairman of WOWA Technical Group 
  • UWA Cabernet Project reference Group 
  • GeographeWine Industry Association Technical Committee
  • ASVO member
  • Member of National Germplasm working group

Colin Bell

Director. Assoc. Deg. App. Sc. (Winegrowing), Trade Hort. , Cert. 3 Food Proc. (Wine).

Areas of expertise:

  • Vineyard establishment and management
  • Winery vineyard liaison
  • Holistic property management
  • Quality assurance and Freshcare
  • Vine health
  • Human resource
  • Vineyard carbon footprint assessments
  • Soil assessments

Other industry activities:

  • Member of WGGA board.
  • Member of WOWA board.
  • Secretary of SW Capes Water Users Group Inc.
  • ASVO member

Mike Gray

Company Viticulturist. BSc (Hons) MBA

Areas of expertise:

  • Vineyard establishment and management
  • Operations management
  • Vineyard monitoring
  • Quality assurance and freschcare
  • Human Resources
  • Logistics and strategic planning 
  • Vine and fruit quality assessment

Other Industry Activities:

  • ASVO member

Tony Proffitt

PhD, BSc (Hons), Dip

Areas of expertise:

  • Precision viticulture
  • Vine and fruit quality assessment
  • Expert reports and project work
  • Education and training

Rebecca Burt

Office Manager. BBus (Acc & Public Prac)

  • Client Accounting and Reporting
  • Management Accounting and Reporting
  • Human Resources

Camille Farley

Payroll and Administrative Officer.

  • Payroll and timebilling
  • Labour recruitment and inductions

Evan Gray

Operational Manager

  • Co ordinates operations
  • Staff training, management and supervision
  • Monitoring, pest and disease management

Graham Pether

Labour Co-ordinator

  • Staff training, management and supervision
  • General operations
  • Machinery operations and maintenance

Paul O'Reilly

Vineyard Operator/Supervisor

  • Staff training and supervision
  • General operations
  • Machinery operations and maintenance

Etienne Nel

Project Officer and Vineyard Operator

  • General operations
  • Machinery operations and maintenance
  • Project work

George Boydell

Technical Officer and Safety Representative

  • Safety Operations
  • Staff training and supervision
  • Monitoring, pest and disease management
  • Wine making operations

Wayne Kent

Vineyard Operator/Supervisor

  • General Operations
  • Staff training and Supervision

Pete Schiller

Technical Officer/Supervisor

  • Staff training and supervision
  • Monitoring, pest and disease management