James Evans

James Evans

James is currently enjoying long service leave. Please contact 02 9387 2600 or consulting@elton.com.au

James has 30 years international experience of community engagement and capacity building. He has a history of innovation, being the founder of a number of local employment and enterprise development organisations, including a business enterprise centre in Sydney and the microcredit organisation First Business Finance.

James co-authored and managed the production of the award winning “Community Engagement in the NSW Planning System” website and handbook. He is also an experienced project manager whose work has included delivering Elton’s input to major projects such as the NSW State Plan, Metropolitan Water Plan, infrastructure projects, and the range of services required to plan for new communities.

Areas of expertise:

  • Community consultation design and delivery
  • Community relations planning and delivery
  • Project management
  • Management reviews
  • Bid strategy and writing services
  • Web 2.0 design and implementation