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MARK BUTZ
 

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Mark Butz

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Environment Institute of
Australia & New Zealand



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Australasia Pacific Extension Network


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SERVICES AND PRODUCTS

   
 
Futures by Design
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CONSULTANCY & FACILITATION
  • Professional/technical consultancy
    - environment, heritage,
    natural & cultural resource management,
    health & wellbeing, community building 
  • Planning and performance development 
  • Governance and principled leadership   
  • Evaluation, review and improvement 
  • Group facilitation - large or small 
  • Effective engagement and participation
  • Participatory process & event design 
  • Team building & capacity development 
  • Development of leadership at all levels 
  • Coaching and mentoring
 

       
    TRAINING

     
  • Facilitative leadership 
  • Influencing & negotiating 
  • Participatory process & event design 
  • Planning for results  
  • Evaluating and reviewing  
  • Developing performance 
  • Managing diversity, uncertainty & change 
  • Establishing & sustaining relationship 
  • Fostering creativity & innovation
  • Being authentic & resonant 
  • Enhancing resilience & adaptability 
  • Coaching and mentoring  
 


   
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CONSULTANCY & SERVICES

  • Communication products 
  • Writing and editing services
  • Learning and development programs  
  

 
TRAINING

  • Effective communication  
  • Powerful presentation 
  • Fostering communities of practice  



   
Professional associates across Australia, New Zealand, south-east Asia and the Pacific
 



 
LARGE ENOUGH  to provide the  required level of understanding, practical experience and skills for the task

   
SMALL ENOUGH  to remain dynamic, flexible and responsive to the  needs of clients, stakeholders and other participants

      

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PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Mark Butz is an environmental science graduate (Macquarie University).   His skills, knowledge and perspectives have been shaped by more than 30 years of practical experience, including: 
  • more than 26 years in senior public service positions in State, Territory and Australian government agencies, within environment & heritage, and health portfolios
  • more than 20 years of active participation in the community sector (health, community development, landcare, environment education and peace education; governance and practical levels); and 
  • a diverse range of engagements as a consultant, facilitator and writer.  
   
Combining all of these, Mark has developed:
Extensive experience across:
  • group facilitation
  • organisational planning/development  
  • community building 
  • team building
  • development and harnessing of knowledge, motivation and capacity 
  • governance

Background literacy in: 
  • environment and heritage 
  • planning and management of natural and  cultural resources 
  • an ecological view of health
  • education for environment and health; and
  • urban and regional planning issues/processes.  


This has included practical areas such as:
  • client and stakeholder liaison 
  • community engagement and participation
  • communication planning and delivery 
  • program development 
  • project management 
  • complex coordination 
  • high-level secretariat 
  • public policy and legislation development  
  • government processes and representation 
  • organisational development 
  • human resource development 
  • relationship brokering 

  • resource management planning  
  • needs analysis
  • knowledge management and brokering 
  • development of communities of practice
  • strategic planning and business planning 
  • management of change and transitions 
  • training and capability development 
  • education for the environment and health  
  • peace education
  • monitoring, review and improvement  
  • adaptive management.  
   
In addressing these diverse content areas, Mark has become an accomplished facilitator of stakeholder and community participation and engagement. 

He has particular expertise in the emerging field of cultural translation – bridging gaps of communication and understanding between participants from different political, administrative, technical, scientific and community spheres.  

His extensive experience is also applied to training others in skills for facilitation, communication, participatory leadership, influencing and negotiating.  He holds a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110).

 
He is an experienced writer, editor and proof reader of scientific/technical, quasi-legal, historical/biographical, geographical, educational and promotional materials.
 
See also:
Mark has his home base in Canberra, and works as a consultant, facilitator and trainer across Australia and internationally. 


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CONTACTS
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PO Box 128   
JAMISON CENTRE 
ACT  2614  AUSTRALIA
 
+61-418-417-635
+61-2-6251-2923
+61-2-6251-2173


   
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