Research Portfolio Manager Samantha Lemons
Samantha is a project manager with 10+ years’ experience working in the not-for-profit and university sectors. For the last 5+ years, she has worked in cooperative research centres and Australian Research Council centres of excellence. Samantha has extensive knowledge and expertise in program delivery, capacity building, and stakeholder engagement. She has demonstrated leadership experience in a collaborative research environment managing multidisciplinary research, a network of researchers from diverse institutions, and a variety of industry partners.
In her previous role as the Portfolio Manager – Research for the CRC for Water Sensitive Cities, Samantha coordinated the delivery of the Centre’s research program with multiple stakeholders across Australia, developed highly effective collaborative relationships and initiatives, and created and maintained business and communications processes that effectively met stakeholder needs.
Samantha is passionate about sustainability, innovation, and energy efficiency.