Annie has over 14 years’ experience in the Australian energy sector in specialist advisory roles to government and industry. In these roles she has provided advice on energy policy, regulatory, market and sector development. She spent seven years as Principal Adviser to the South Australian Government on renewable energy policy and project development. She has worked on national electricity market policy and regulatory development as Senior Energy Analyst with the Energy Users Association of Australia and federal contract and project management as a Senior Performance Analyst with the Australian National Audit Office. At ITP Renewables, she has worked on a wide range of advisory projects on distributed energy resources, distributed solar PV and batteries, energy transitions and clean energy strategies for private and public sector clients in Australia and the Pacific. She was an adviser to the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) for eight months.
Annie has a Bachelor of Applied Economics and Bachelor of Business Management from the University of Canberra and is currently a committee member of the South Australian branch of the Australian Institute of Energy, Board Member of the Australian PV Institute and Vice President of the South Australian Division of the United Nations Association of Australia. She was awarded South Australian Young Energy Professional of the Year by the AIE in 2015.