Principal Director and majority owner Bill Bennell is a Ballardong-Whadjuk Nyungar man, born and raised in Bunbury with strong ancestral ties to the Bunbury-Collie area. He has worked all over Australia in land management, cultural heritage protection and Aboriginal community capacity development for almost 30 years.

Our longest-serving Director Scott Chisholm has more than 15 years in enterprise development, heritage consulting and project management across Australia, with a strong understanding of state and national heritage legislation and best-practice methodologies.

Managing Director Nerilee Boshammer-Bennell has a Bachelor of Science (Environmental Management), is a Certified Environmental Practitioner with EIANZ, and has been working in environmental management and community engagement in the South West of WA for 15 years.

Between our Directors alone, ALS has almost 60 years’ combined experience in heritage protection and management, Aboriginal community and enterprise capacity building, community engagement, environmental management and education.

Plus, our dedicated team of more than 25 consultants and support staff are a best in-field (and out) team of project specialists with anthropology, archaeology, environmental and community engagement experts.


Our People 1

Bill Bennell

Principle Director

Our People 2

Nerilee Boshammer-Bennell

Managing Director

Our People 3

Scott Chisholm


Our People 4

Daniel Monks

Operations Manager


Our People 5

Julia Weller

Operational Support Consultant

Our People 6

Emma Dennis

Heritage Consultant

Our People 5

Carly Monks

Reporting & Deliverables Specalist

Our People 8

Chris Nutt

Operations Manager

(Enviroment & Community)

Our People 9

Carmen King

Central Services Officer

Our People 10

Karen Hansen

Heritage Consultant

Our People 11

Jayd Kennedy

Central Services Officer

(Mat Leave)

Our People 12

Summer Brinkworth

Central Services Manager

Our People 13

Shannon Gee

Heritage Consultant

Our People 14


Heritage Consultant

Our People 15

Tara Collard

Central Services Officer

(Mat Leave)