Margaret is a Principal of PlanCom Consulting. She brings to this consultancy and to training people in community engagement 20 years of experience in undertaking effective engagement throughout Australia. She has worked on major infrastructure projects including as a member of an Alliance Management Team for three years. Her areas of work are water and waste water, transport (rail, road and ports), power (gas, wind and coal), mining and waste. Prior to establishing PlanCom Consulting she managed teams of community engagement consultants in three of the major multi-disciplinary consultancies. Her expertise is in the establishment and implementation of community engagement plans and systems. Margaret has undertaken projects and training in the USA, Singapore, New Zealand, Japan, China and Malaysia. She holds a Planning Degree from the University of South Australia.