Champion

Jason Foster

Executive Director of Regional & Fire Management Services

Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions WA

Jason Foster

Jason Foster is Executive Director of Regional and Fire Management Services within the Parks and Wildlife Service at Western Australia’s Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA). Jason has almost two decades of policy, stakeholder engagement and operational experience in local and State Government agencies.

Jason Foster leads a team of 950 staff involved in the frontline of the agency’s operations, which include land and marine management, bushfire mitigation and response, Traditional Owner partnerships, conservation, eco-tourism and visitor services across Western Australia.

Jason holds a bachelors’ degree in Science (Forestry) from the Australian National University.