Rachel Simpson (GIS Analyst)
Rachel grew up in country Victoria, daughter of an agricultural and fire-bombing pilot; her interest in agriculture sparked at a young age. Trained in Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing, Rachel started her career working for a farm forestry company in her hometown of Bairnsdale back when ‘carbon’ was all about the trees. Rachel has since travelled the world and lived and worked in many countries including United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia and more recently New Zealand. Her 25 years of experience utilising GIS spans many industries and applications including – crop disease monitoring and control, offshore renewables, flood mitigation, Native Title, infrastructure planning, asset management, World Heritage rainforest mapping and even flying around in light aircraft capturing aerial imagery. Rachel joined the Carbon Link team to enable and support their GIS and mapping requirements.