Our Team

The Evolve Environmental Team is one of the advantages of doing business with us, we work hard together to produce the best results for our clients and the environment.

John White

Director/Estimator
John has over over 30 years experience in the nursery and landscape industry, growing plants for projects throughout QLD. John is passionate about healthy waterways and always drives to ensure successful outcomes to environmentally sensitive projects.
John White

Steven Bell

Environmental Scientist/Project Manager
Our project manager and Environmental Scientist is experienced in the planning and conduct of field based flora and fauna surveys in numerous locations and ecosystems across QLD. Previous experience as a Natural Areas Technician has provided Steven with knowledge and techniques for environmental rehabilitation.
Steven Bell

Mark Pearson

Operations Manager
Mark has been an integral part of Evolve Environmental Solutions since joining in 2012. With many years' experience in construction landscape, Mark is now Operations Manager of Evolve, overseeing projects throughout QLD. Mark is fundamentally involved in the mentoring and developing of staff and ensuring safe productivity within Evolve crews and sub-contractors.
Mark Pearson

Christina Gnezdiloff

Business Development Manager
Christina joined Evolve in early 2018, with qualifications in Landscape Architecture and Marketing she brings a unique skill set along with extensive experience in the landscape and nursery industries. Christina’s role as business development with Evolve will see her working across projects and directly with clients, ensuring the service received meets expectations.
Christina Gnezdiloff

Conor Ryan

Team Leader
Conor has been with Evolve Environmental since 2015, working as a Natural Areas Team Leader. With extensive experience in bush rehabilitation and regeneration, Conor always strives for the best possible outcomes. Recent experience in the rehabilitation of non-functioning bio retention basins has enabled Conor to extend his experience in environmental management.
Conor Ryan

Daniel Naismith

Team Leader
Daniel has been a team leader for Evolve since 2015. He enjoys working on environmentally sensitive projects and with previous experience in major project delivery, Daniel has the skills to understand the requirements to ensure a successful rehabilitation and regeneration process.
Daniel Naismith

Patrick Johnston

Team Leader
Patrick is a very skilled and trained professional in Conservation and Land Management practices. Patrick's expertise and interest springs from a desire to eradicate weeds from natural areas. He enjoys working with and for the environment and seeing positive changes in degraded areas, transforming them into resilient naturalistic landscapes.
Patrick Johnston

Joshua Pethtel

Team Leader
Josh has an extensive plant knowledge and enjoys testing his plant ID skills in the field. With a Bachelor of Environmental Management, Josh thrives on the opportunity to see less common plants in their natural environment as well as being responsible for creating environments so more people get to share his passion.
Joshua Pethtel

Jason Page

HSEQ Advisor
Jason Page is an environmental sustainability practitioner experienced in the integration of business productivity with proactive environmental management. He has been employed by Evolve since 2016 and worked on most projects as a Natural Area Technician. As a recent addition to the HSEQ team, Jason aims to incorporate sustainability principles to the management of health and safety for Evolve. His current education includes a DipBA while a B. Sustainability (Environmental Governance) and WHS cert IV are underway.
Jason Page

Rowan Smith

Team Leader
Rowans qualifications in Certificate IV in Conservation & Land Management and Certificate III in Forest Growing and Management, provides him with the knowledge to operate as an exceptional team leader for Evolve Environmental.
Rowan Smith