Leigh Staas

Macquarie University

Leigh Staas is the Program Manager for the Which Plant Where? project and is responsible for the planning, implementation and commercialisation of the project.


About Leigh

Leigh is the Associate Director for Engagement & Research Partnerships at Smart Green Cities and has extensive background in building and leading multidisciplinary teams that solve real-world problems. 

Within this project, Leigh's major responsibilities include:

  • overall program management including planning, implementation, commercialisation and delivery of the project
  • engaging with all stakeholders, such as the nursery industry, including production and wholesale nurseries and practitioners, including National, State and local government, urban foresters, landscape designers and/or managers and landscape architects
  • internal and external public outreach