1. Dr Ian McDonald

Head of Communications (AHA), Animal Health Australia

Chair of the Biosecurity Symposium Management Committee, Dr Ian McDonald is a communication professional who has a strong background in research, education and community engagement.

In his role as Head of Communications he leads the implementation of AHA’s communications strategy to promote a diverse array of projects and programs. He has also coordinated large scale campaigns, events and digital projects.

Ian has previously worked for national organisations such as the Centre for Invasive Species Solutions, CSIRO, ANU, Dementia Australia and the Invasive Animals CRC.