Staff Members

RDA Limestone Coast Staff Members

David Wheaton

Chief Executive Officer

David Wheaton has twenty years experience working with business, government and community leaders at a strategic level to foster economic development, business growth and the vitality of communities in rural and regional areas. (more…)

Rachael Ashman

Manager,  Business and Workforce Development

Rachael joined our team in May 2019 after working in management roles in London, Sydney and Melbourne both in a Government and private sector setting.


Glenda McInerney

Manager, Finance and Administration

Over the past 19 years Glenda McInerney has developed extensive experience in complex financial administration positions.


Lyn Howes

Manager, Investment and Infrastructure

Lyn has spent the past 20 years working in Central Australia in a number of management roles with the public and private sectors.


Cathy Ashby

Communications Coordinator

Cathy joined RDALC in 2018 as the Communications Coordinator.


Jess Carolane

Project Support Coordinator

Jess commenced with RDALC in February 2020 and having grown up in the area, brings a local influence to the team.


Steve Chapple


Regional Workforce Coordinator

Steve has over 20 years’ experience working with business, industry and the community in a range of roles including strategic and business planning, innovation, research and development and economic development.


Amena Siddiqui

Executive Support and Special Projects Officer

Amena has worked in the finance sector and has completed a Bachelor of Commerce from Ryerson University and a Masters of Applied Project Management from the University of Adelaide.