​​​​​Executive Director, Karen Schneider

Jammie Penm, Assistant Secretary
Agricultural Commodities and Trade branch

  • Agricultural trade
  • Agricultural commodities
  • Agricultural risk management
  • Research engagement and outlook.

Ilona Stobutzki, Assistant Secretary
Fisheries, Forestry and Land branch

  • Domestic fisheries & marine environment
  • International fisheries data & assessments
  • Fisheries economics
  • Forestry economics and sciences
  • Data and land
  • Quantitative sciences.

Peter Gooday, Assistant Secretary
Farm Analysis and Biosecurity branch

  • Productivity
  • Social sciences
  • Infrastructure
  • Biosecurity
  • Farm analysis
  • Survey collection
  • Invasive species
  • Social sciences.

Lisa Elliston, Assistant Secretary
Deregulation and Portfolio Strategy branch

  • Coordination and implementation of the government's deregulation agenda
  • Business planning
  • Finance and project planning and reporting
  • Conference and event management including national and Regional Outlook conferences
  • Science and Innovation Awards grant program
  • Library.


Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences
Postal address
GPO Box 858, Canberra ACT 2601 Australia
18 Marcus Clarke Street, Canberra City ACT 2601 Australia
Switchboard +61 2 6272 2000