Leadership and Direction


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The purpose of the Climate Action PATREC Research Advisory Committee (CAPRAC) is to strengthen co-ordination amongst the PATREC partners in relation to the climate action in transport and land planning applied research projects. The CAPRAC advises the PATREC Board on project level matters.

Committee Members

  • Steve Beyer (Chair) – Department of Transport
  • Susie Page (Deputy Chair) – Department of Transport
  • Sam Wilkinson – Department of Water and Environmental Regulation
  • Helen McGettigan – Infrastructure WA
  • John Clifton – Development WA
  • Qindong Li – Main Roads WA
  • Ryan Falconer – Department of Transport
  • Melinda Payne – Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage
  • Dora Marinova – Curtin University
  • Bill Grace – University of Western Australia
  • Sharon Biermann – PATREC Director
  • Alessandro Sanches Pereira – PATREC Program Leader