Meet The Team
Because everyone on the party's management committee is a volunteer and the workload is considerable, many roles needed to be allocated. We currently have eleven members on the management committee. Allow us to introduce you.
Bill Koutalianos - President
Born in Sydney in 1960 to immigrant parents, Bill lives in Sydney with his partner and young child. Bill was an architectural degree graduate from NSW Institute of Technology in 1986. Most of his career has been spent employed in corporate architectural offices. His last architectural office position was as company Quality Assurance officer. The past decade he has spent as a self-employed Licensed Builder on a residential development. Bill has recently been severely distracted by the climate debate and carbon dioxide governance.
Bill Pounder - Vice President
Bill is married with two children at university. His family have lived at Gladesville within the Bennelong electorate for 25 years.
Bill was the Climate Sceptics candidate for Benelong in the August 21 election.
Anthony Cox - Secretary
Anthony Cox is secretary of the No Carbon Tax Climate Sceptics Party. Anthony is a lawyer and has studied climatology in his first degree.
Geoff Brown - Treasurer and Blogspot
Geoff is the Treasurer of the No Carbon Tax Climate Sceptics, and has qualifications in Accountancy and Company Secretarial. His work experience includes: Taxation, Management and Cost Accounting; Production Management; Management Consulting; Restaurateur; Professional Musician; Taxi Operator; Dog training and Breeding.
Paul Bovolos - Newsletter Manager
Paul is married to Paras with 2 children, and is a self employed professional photographer.
Leon Ashby - Past President and SA Senate Candidate
Married to Jane with 5 children.
SA & Qld Farmer until 2006. Enterprises included Dairy, Beef, Fat lambs, Wool, Ostriches, Goats, & Kangaroo shooter. 1999 Qld Landcare research award runner up. 2002 Centenary Medal recipient for services to Conservation and the Environment. Co-Founded various groups including, Landholders Institute, Australia Environment Foundation, Bushvision & The Climate Sceptics Political Party.
Chris Dawson - Vic Senate Candidate
Married to Lib with 4 daughters, he has a
Masters Degree from Faculty of Engineering (Enterprise Innovation) Swinburne University of Technology. Senior roles in Water, Energy & Environment sectors and Education and Health.
Areas of work included Strategic Business Development, Developing and Commercializing Innovative Energy & Water Technologies. Founded Australian Groundwater Technologies Aquifer Storage and Recovery systems and Desaln8 In Situ Desalination technologies.
Active involvement in community work through local parish and school, and senior finance and project development roles on both primary and secondary school boards and parish councils.
Beau Woods - WA Senate Candidate
Born: Perth, Australia 1983
Education: Narrogin Senior High School
Qualifications: B.Sc(Chiro) B.Chiro, Bachelor of Commerce (Management)
Employment: 4 years self employed as a chiropractor in both rural and metro Western Australia.
Terry Cardwell - Qld Senate Candidate
Born; Nottingham England on 21st March 1941. Migrated to Wollongong, Australia December 13th 1953. Apprentice fitter and Machinist with the Electricity Commission of NSW 1956 to 1960. Fitter and Machinist 1960 to 1962. Instrument and Control Technician 1962 to 1964. Assistant Power Plant Operator at Wallerawang, Tallawarra, Munmorah Power Stations 1964- 1969. Power Plant Operator Munmorah, Commissioning and Operating 350MW units 1969 to 1978. Moved to Rockhampton QLD and owned Terry's Marine Centre 1978 to 2005. Retired 2005. ‘Nulli Secundus-Second To None’ which recently won an international award.
Gordon Alderson - Election Strategist
Married with three children,
Gordon has been;
Secretary for the Board of Management at Family First Party, Victoria,
Manager Recruitment, Victoria at Chandler & Macleod,
General Manager at Planet Resources,
General Manager at IF Consulting Group,
Manager Business Development at Fluor Australia and
Organisational Development Consultant at Orica.
He is currently Managing Director at Alpha Omega Consulting Group.