• Mary Catus-Wood

    Mary Catus-Wood

    Manager

    Mary leads the Clearwater team to deliver the regional and metropolitan programs and ensure Clearwater’s service offering continues to be relevant to industry needs. Mary has been at Melbourne Water since 2009 where she champions water literacy though capacity building, education and citizen science programs.

    Mary is an experienced educator and program manager, acrossa variety of organisations in both the  government and private sectors. From 2011 to 2016, she was on the Committee of Management of the Environment Education Victoria (secretary from 2014 – 2016)) and currently  a member of the Institute of Water Administration – Educators Special Interest Group. From 2010 to 2012 part of the Australian Water Association National Curriculum Project Steering Committee working to ensure learning about water issues were part of the Australian Curriculum. 

    Mary works Monday to Thursday.

  • Tania Struzina

    Tania Struzina

    Clearwater - Training and Outreach

    Tania coordinates the design and delivery of Clearwater training and events and contributes to a range of stakeholder engagement activities. Having worked for the Clearwater program for over ten years she has extensive experience and knowledge in building capacity for Integrated Water Management.

    Tania has a background in environmental education and capacity building across a wide range of sectors. She holds a Bachelor degree in Communications and Masters in Environment and Planning. Her previous work history includes ECO-Buy Local Government Green Purchasing program at the Municipal Association of Victoria (MAV), MSSI Sustainability Institute in Melbourne University and Campus Planning at RMIT University, and in International Development with Oxfam Australia.

    Tania is passionate about environmental innovation and design, and community participation in driving change.

    Tania works Tuesday, Thursday and alternate Monday's.

  • Petra Katona

    Petra Katona

    Clearwater Program Lead (Metro Program Delivery)

     Petra leads the delivery of Integrated Water Management capacity building initiatives to improve skills, knowledge and networks for the Clearwater Metropolitan audience. 

    Petra has a background in Engineering Management, Environmental and Regional Economics and Water Sciences and Management, specialised in governance capacities for climate adaptation and water-related challenges. Petra's previous work experience includes working for the KWR Watercycle Research Institute in the Netherlands, Monash Sustainable Development Institute, Clearwater (Regional Program), Melbourne Water (Healthy Waterways Strategy) and Kleinfelder, an environmental consulting business.

    Petra works from Monday to Friday.