Fiona McKenzie

Fiona McKenzie is an Honorary Associate at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, La Trobe University. She is also Policy Director at the Australian Futures Project.

Fiona has a background in agricultural and environmental policy, with a PhD on farmer-driven innovation in Australian agriculture. Fiona is committed to finding sustainable solutions built upon the innovative capacity of individuals and groups across diverse networks and systems – from local to global scales.

She has applied this approach in her work with the United Nations Environment Programme on cross-sectoral collaboration in the global food system, and in her role as a Research Associate at the University of Sydney.

Previously, she was part of teams that established the Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists (in Australia) and the Terrestrial Carbon Group (internationally).