Dr Elizabeth Perkins

Manager,  Investment Attraction and Infrastructure


Dr Elizabeth Perkins is an experienced leader with a track record in financial management, team leadership, strategic planning and project management.

Her PhD and research background is uniquely coupled with experience in managing complex facilities in challenging environments. After growing up on the family farm near Penola, Elizabeth completed a Bachelor of Science (Honours) alongside a Diploma in Languages (Mandarin Chinese) at the University of Adelaide in 2005. Elizabeth worked at the University of Queensland’s Heron Island Research Station where she was promoted through the ranks to become the Station Manager in 2012.  Elizabeth has been with RDALC since 30 October 2017.