Dr Stephen Bygrave is currently Climate Adaptation and Resilience Strategic Delivery Manager in the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage. Prior to that he was Director Energy Programs at the Department of Planning and Environment, Executive Director of Climate Change and Sustainability in the ACT Government and CEO of not for profit Beyond Zero Emissions. Stephen has worked on significant reforms in the Australian Government including development of the carbon pricing mechanism and national renewable energy target, and has worked in various government agencies at the state and federal level including the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, Department of Health, Department of Agriculture, Department of Climate Change and Department of Environment and Heritage. Stephen also worked on climate change for the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris. He has a PhD in Resource and Environmental Management from the Australian National University.