BSc (Agric), MSc (Botany)
Ken has a passion for biology and more than 30 years of experience in the seed industry. This is reinforced with a degree in agriculture and an MSc. Ken has many years of field research, agronomy, and seed and grain testing experience. The AgEtal laboratory is founded on this broad spectrum of high level agricultural expertise.
BSc (Agric), BComm, CPA
Director (Finance and Administration)
Luanne is a management accountant who has achieved a CPA and gained over 20 years of experience in accounting, bookkeeping and computer training. Luanne has extensive experience using her skills to support the agricultural sector including working directly with farmers to develop their systems.
Seed Analyst/Customer Relations Manager
Prior to joining Agetal Rachel had been an agricultural inspector for SGS Australia for 7 years, sampling and testing grain both onsite and in the laboratory. She has also spent time working on farms and orchards in both the Darling Downs and Central Burnett regions.
Margaret has joined us to help us expand on Microbiology, Nematology and Plant Pathology department. Margaret’s laboratory work is meticulous.
Adele brings over twenty years' experience in microbial biotechnology to the team and leads AgEtal's molecular assay development.
BSc (Zoo, Biochem)
Senior Seed Analyst
Cheryl has over 40 years of experience in biological positions, including teaching, microbiology and as a Seed Analyst. She is our Weed Identification expert.
Portia is currently completing her degree in Biomedical Science and operates as a seed analyst in our Seed and Grain Laboratory.
Quality Officer/Seed Analyst
Lana operates in a diverse role that includes technical support for microbiology, as a seed analyst in our Seed and Grain Laboratory and most importantly as AgEtal's Quality Officer.
BScQS, Cert IV Laboratory Techniques
Chandima brings a wealth of international experience to our laboratory and plies her knowledge as a Seed Analyst.
Kathryn has a degree in sustainable agriculture with interests in pasture and livestock, science and microbiology.
Tom is currently studying a degree in sustainable agriculture at the University of Queensland majoring in Agronomy. He has a strong passion for the agricultural industry especially in the sustainability and future of agronomy.
BSc (Psych), BAhon (Anth), GradDip (Ed)
Angela's Psychology degree is complimented by interests in people, communication, media and design.