Evergreen draws on the professional experience of owner and sole Director, Francesca Flynn. In creating Evergreen, Francesca wanted to offer a professional consultant service to share her skills and help businesses achieve their goals.
Francesca’s diverse and unique range of work experience offers a wealth of knowledge to lead projects and work
through challenges. Prior to establishing Evergreen, Francesca managed the Perth Observatory in Kalamunda,
successfully securing funding of $1 million and winning tourism and science awards in just 18 months. She initiated and
developed the flagship Aboriginal Astronomy Centre, Worl Wangkiny, and helped develop the first training program
Francesca is a Founding Member of Perth Hills Future
, a Community Peak Body established to address shared development challenges faced across the Perth Hills region. Perth Hills Future is working with government and local communities to re-imagine and re-design the future of the Perth Hills and advocate for smart growth, the tourism and lifestyle economy, and clean energy solutions.
Francesca is passionate about supporting local projects. She volunteers as a Board member of the Mundaring Chamber of Commerce, Mundaring Tourism Committee, Kalamunda Tourism Advisory Group, Saferight National Advisory Board, Mundaring Cultural Advisory Group, and previously the Kalamunda Mountain Bike Collective, and coordinates the Friends of Glen Forrest Superblock. In May 2018, Francesca chaired the Kalamunda Tourism Community Reference Group for the City of Kalamunda, successfully leading their community engagement process and developing the Kalamunda Tourism Development Strategy 2019-2025.
Francesca is a Principal Environmental Scientist with over 14 years' experience and a qualified Project Manager. She
previously held the position of Manager of the WA Geoscience and Remediation Business Unit at AECOM, a leading
engineering conglomerate, where she led a team of 30 scientist engineers and managed a portfolio valued at over $15
million annually. She graduated from Manchester University with a MSc in Environmental Science in 2007 and also
holds a BSc Hons in Environmental Science and a BSc Hons in Psychology.