Our Team

Our Team

Accent Environmental operates by maintaining a core team of specialist personnel, supported as required by other specialists and consultancies.

Our current team includes:

Michael Cramer (Director)

Michael is the founder and Director of Accent Environmental. He has over 27 years of experience consulting to industry and government including project managing environmental and social impact assessments, and preparing management plans and closure plans, for major projects in the mining, energy, oil and gas, waste, water and industrial sectors in Australia and internationally.

Marisa De Stefano-
Senior Environmental Engineer

Marisa is an environmental engineer with over 10 years of professional experience with a focus on solid and liquid waste management and water management. Marisa’s key skills lie in the assessment and environmental approvals for projects in the supply, treatment and reuse of water and wastewater and for waste management projects.

Neil Wines-
Principal Environmental Scientist

Neil is an environmental scientist with 20 years of professional experience in the resource development, mining and power sectors. His experience includes five years working as an environmental officer and coordinator on coal projects in NSW and extensive mine closure expertise.

Samara Gomez-
Environmental Engineer

Samara is an Environmental Engineer with 12 years’ of professional experience in the environmental management field, in the hydropower, regasification, mining and industrial sectors. She also has extensive experience in undertaking environmental site assessments and scientific analysis.

Ian Finlay-
Principal Environmental Scientist

Ian has over 20 years’ of professional experience working in the environmental impact, risk assessment and management fields. Ian’s expertise includes contaminated land and groundwater assessment and management. Additionally, Ian has experience in environmental auditing, due diligence, risk assessment and management fields, including in the renewables and mining sectors.

Jacqueline Mallinson-
Spatial Analyst

Jacqueline is a spatial analyst and environmental scientist with experience in conservation science. She has a strong track record in designing, producing and maintaining functional Geographic Information Systems (GIS) databases in Australia and the USA and undertaking spatial analysis.