Team

Our team includes instrumentation engineers, environmental scientists, environmental engineers, hydrogeologists, technicians and project managers, not to mention our professional services team.

A mixed blend of age, gender, race and capabilities ensures our approach is always multi-dimensional with innovation a key driver.

Although we are a diverse bunch, HydroTerra’s team culture remains constant and we are driven by the same company values. A good laugh along the way is also important!

Richard Campbell

Managing Director

Richard Campbell is the company founder.  Richard has been a geologist, hydrogeologist and environmental scientist for more than 25 years.  In recent times Richard has focussed on monitoring technologies and how these can be applied to improving operational and compliance efficiencies.  Richard has significant experience in environmental and regulatory compliance requirements having worked in the areas of EPA auditing, landfill, mining, coal seam gas, catchment management, contaminated sites, effluent irrigation, agriculture, aquatic environments and many more. Richard has significant experience in monitoring system design and implementation.

Matthew Potter

Operations Manager

Matthew Potter brings to the project 25 years of experience in the environmental services industry.  Over his career he has worked across many facets of industry, including as a Consultant, Victorian Government employee and now as a Contractor.  This unique experience enables Matthew to intimately understand the needs of the various stakeholders and how to deliver the best outcome for its clients.

As the Operations Manager, Matthew is responsible for all aspects of project delivery including resourcing, training, proposal preparation and on-ground works.  Matthew combines his technical and management skillset to deliver environmental monitoring solutions that meet HydroTerra’s clients’ needs from a compliance and resource management perspective.

Andrew Wollen

Principal

Andrew has over three decades of commercial experience including eight years of operating his own business in the environmental remediation sector.  With degree qualifications in agricultural science and business, Andrew spent most of his career in agribusiness gaining experience in international trade, distribution, manufacturing, R&D and consulting.  Executive roles have included general management, commercial operations, business development and project management.  Andrew’s part time role with HydroTerra includes project management of agricultural projects and the establishment of distribution agreements with suppliers.

Nadine McCann

Accounts Administrator

Nadine McCann has 20 years experience in Finance and Accounts and is always looking to improve Hydroterra's Accounts processes to improve efficiencies in Business Services.

John Guo

Rental & Workshop Manager

John has been with HydroTerra since 2017. Over his career he has worked as Instrument Technician, Electrical Engineer, Application Engineer and Project Manager. With the background of electrical engineering, John is keen to share product technical knowledge with the clients. As the Rental & Workshop Manager, John’s focus is to deliver the best service to the clients and undertake the troubleshooting with his extensive technical skillset.

Yik Cheong

Senior Project Engineer

Yik has 25 years’ experience in automated process design and controls, remediation system design, PLC/SCADA/HMI system design and programming. Yik also has extensive experience in environmental monitoring and sensor technologies, remote telemetry system design/integration, field installations, commissioning and maintenance of automated environmental monitoring systems, data acquisition and reporting, web-based data management platforms and technical support.

He is skilled within project management, highly experienced in manufacturing industries and system integrations, and experienced in leading teams of engineers as well as technical staff members.

Richard Walsh

Product Sales Manager

Richard has been involved in the environmental services industry for more than 20 years.  He has worked extensively with environmental dust monitoring equipment, weather equipment and occupational health and hygiene solutions. He has performed a variety of roles including Key Account Manager, Sales Manager, Business Development Manager, Sales Engineer,  Dealer Manager and Sales Coordinator.  With a background in electronic engineering, Richard’s key focus is sharing a high level of product technical knowledge with customers.  Helping customers to find the best solution to their needs, is a key driver for Richard.

Michelle Canton

Senior Monitoring Consultant

Michelle is a geologist who graduated from university in 2007 and has an impressive resume of management experience developed over the past 18 years. She also has an MBA in Controlling, Business and Financial Management. Michelle has been working for HydroTerra since mid-2016 focusing primarily on high quality deliverables, including project management, field services support, technical reporting in various industry sectors such as landfill, mining and contaminated land, health, training, safety and quality data management and product knowledge. Michelle has extensive field experience conducting several hydrogeological and environmental projects, including licensing and installation of groundwater wells, groundwater sampling, soil logging/sampling and test pitting. Michelle is extremely confident with environmental projects and field sampling, including the cleaning and calibration of a range of HydroTerra’s monitoring equipment.

Dominic Dillon

Field Technician

Dominic has over 5 years of field work experience in the use and installation of environmental monitoring equipment. With tertiary qualifications in chemistry and
environmental management, Dominic is working to deliver HydroTerra’s field monitoring programs and ensuring that instrumentation is well maintained and providing high quality data.

Ruben Andersen

Field Technician

You could say that Ruben Andersen was born to be an environmental scientist, having been immersed in the ways of field sampling and monitoring from a very young age by his ecologist parents. Since then, Ruben has completed a Bachelor of Environmental Science and a Master of Environment, specialising in Environmental Science.

Ruben began his professional career as an intern with the Victorian EPA Water Sciences Unit, working with water quality data from the state’s major catchment areas to produce a yearly reporting tool. More recently, Ruben has been working in Darwin gaining both in-field and report writing experience at EcOz and working as a Research Assistant at the Charles Darwin University.

Philippa Godinho

Sales Coordinator

Pip has had a career in Sales & Marketing  in both Australia and NZ, and has been with HydroTerra since 2018. Originally qualified in Horticultural Science in NZ and working in Production Horticulture/Agriculture, Pip made a career change in Australia, to branded consumer goods, and studuied marketing, before spending periods in business as a wholesaler, a retailer, and then back to corporate life and international business. Pip is very customer-focused and strives to make the experience of working with Hydroterra as streamlined and satisfying as possible.

Ryan Yun

Instrument Technician

Ryan is an instrumentation technician who has had over 10 years’ experience working with environmental monitoring equipment. Since starting work with HydroTerra in March 2012, Ryan has had hands on experience working on the installation of a number of environmental monitoring systems. As HydroTerra’s workshop technician Ryan is able to repair and troubleshoot any unexpected fault during sampling or installation.

John Morton

Instrument Technician

John has worked in several industries throught his career. From apprentice to process control instrument technician with MMBW, then after graduating from Chisholm Institute with majors in Physics and Computer Science spent 10 years with Telecom working as a mainframe operating systems programmer. For the next 20 years John worked as a database analyst, systems analyst and repository programmer on mainframe systems with a number of large companies and has joined HydroTerra after spending 10 years Teaching Secondary Science and Information Technology.

Jack Gleeson

Instrument Technician

Lachlan Ward

Instrument Technician

Lachlan Ward is currently studying a Bachelor of Environmental Science at RMIT and has a passion for sustainability in both Australia and overseas, especially in the energy sector. Lachlan is a self-starter who has a thirst for learning and collaboration. Lachlan joined the HydroTerra Internship Program in April 2022.

Henry Campbell

Sales Support

Marketing assistant. Responsible for customer support. Currently studying a BA at the University of Melbourne.

Gleidson Guilhem

DataStream Support

Gleidson holds a bachelor's degree in Systems Information and has been working with Technology for several years, having strong experience in systems integration, Databases and Web Development. Also, he has worked for medium and large companies in educational, technology and service sectors. Passionate about IoT and sustainability, working for HydroTerra as a Data Visualisation Analyst has been life changing. Gleidson will focus on bringing into play all the skills to provide valuable input to the company.

Bridget Tomkins

Partnerships Consultant

While a relative newbie to the environmental services space, Bridget Tomkins has an impressive career in marketing, event management, partnerships and business strategy across multiple sectors, enabling her to bring a new approach to HydroTerra. Bridget specialises in written communications, relationship management and project management with a creative bent. As a business owner and director for nearly two decades, Bridget believes in strong systems and processes and that collaboration is key for success.

Carla Henriques

Administration Officer

Carla has worked as an accounts administrator, accounts receivables & payables for approximately 20 years, she has a varied role in Hydroterra assisting in accounts, procurement, sales and general office administration. Carla recently took over the position of HSEQ Coordinator and is responsible for overseeing HydroTerra's Quality Management System and to maintain HydroTerra's external certification to ISO9001, ISO14001 and ISO18001.

Graeme Eddiehausen

Procurement & Logistics Officer

Graeme has over 30 years of experience in procurement & logistics roles. He has worked for large multinational industrial companies as well as local environmental consultancies. He is focussed on providing the most responsive and efficient service for Hydroterra clients.

Amelia Campbell

Finance Officer

Amelia is HydroTerra’s Accounts Payable administrator.  She has worked for HydroTerra since 2004. Amelia works closely with the Accounts Team in HydroTerra ensuring timely payments of suppliers, subcontractors and the HydroTerra team.

Annabelle McPhail

Internship Program

After standing out as a passionate and energetic member of the RMIT University Capstone Project, Annabelle McPhail joined the HydroTerra Intern Program in April 2022. Annabelle is currently completing her Bachelor of Environmental Engineering at RMIT University and is loving her work on the Yarra River monitoring project.

Team Culture

Communication

Continuous, positive communication means our relationships and processes run smoothly

Respect

Through fairness, courtesy and empathy our employees, clients and partnerships thrive

Integrity

We are consistent, reliable and professional in all our activities which leads to our trusted reputation