Secretariat and Conference Committee

Water and WASH Futures Committee

A diverse committee has been convened to guide the design and delivery of the Water and WASH Futures knowledge events across 2022-2023 .

The Secretariat would like to thank the Conference Committee for their commitment to the Water and WASH Futures Knowledge Events.

  • Peter O’Connor, Conference Committee Chair, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Clarissa Brocklehurst, Conference Facilitator
  • Regina Souter, Conference Director
  • Peta Mills, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Stacey Walker, Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • Alison Baker, Water for Women Fund
  • Bronwyn Powell, Independent
  • David Hebblethwaite, The Pacific Community (SPC)
  • Meredith Hickman, WaterAid Australia
  • Gabrielle Halcrow, SNV Netherlands Development Organisation
  • Isobel Davis, Consultant
  • Sarah Ransom, Australian Water Partnership
  • Shona Fitzgerald, World Bank
  • Jeremy Kohlitz, Institute for Sustainable Futures
  • Geoff Wilson, Asian Development Bank
  • Simon Tilleard, Alluvium
  • Gaetano Romano, Engineers without Borders
  • Brooke Yamakoshi, UNICEF
  • Marcus Howard, Consultant
  • Manohara Khadka, IWMI


Organisation of the Water and WASH Futures 2022 conference has been led by a Conference Secretariat, who are working with key partners such as DFAT, and the Conference Committee to prepare the conference program.

The Secretariat includes:

  • Dr Regina Souter, Conference Director, International WaterCentre
  • Kerryn Devenny, Project Coordinator, International WaterCentre
  • Dreamweaver events
  • Technical Event Managers