Donnie is a qualified and driven professional Senior Engineer focusing on delivering high-quality innovative flood management solutions for clients across Australia and the Pacific. Donnie has considerable experience and expertise in flood engineering specialising in hydrology, hydraulics, floodplain risk management and dam failure impact assessments. In addition to Donnie’s extensive consulting and government experience, he has a year of research experience looking into the application of flash flood forecasting systems in the Pacific Islands.
Donnie brings a pragmatic approach to modelling and incorporates his in-depth knowledge of the software with his hydraulic and hydrologic expertise. He has developed advanced proficiency in the use of URBS, XP-RAFTS, WBNM, TUFLOW, HEC-RAS, HY-8. Furthermore, he is on the cutting edge of applying his Python programming skills to increase efficiencies in workflows and improve innovation in the hydrologic industry.