2022 WA State NRM and Coastal Conference. 20-22 September, Mandurah

Keith Pekin

Perth NRM

Keith Pekin

Perth NRM

Biography

As the Sustainable Agriculture Program Manager at Perth NRM, Keith has extensive experience in project development and program management.

In his role at Perth NRM, he looks to the future and takes a strategic and collaborative approach to find solutions that lead to more sustainable farming and food systems.

Keith grew up on a livestock farm in Pinjarra, and worked in varying roles in the mining and agricultural sectors. This included 15 years in the wine industry where he developed a passion for improving the sustainability of wine production. This led to further study in environmental management and working in the NRM sector. While in the NRM sector he has been able to draw on industry experience and a passion for ensuring future generations have access to safe, nutritious and healthy food.