Heather Norris

Heather Norris

Director Norris Consulting Services

After obtaining a B Sc (Hons) at Adelaide University, Heather commenced a career as a Fisheries Scientist with the South Australian Government for eleven years.  She then pursued a career in Information Technology for fifteen years with the Northern Territory Government, managing a range of projects including implementation of a Whole-of-Government Records Management System across thirty-four NT Government agencies in 1999.

Heather moved to Queensland in 2002 with husband Brian to “get a life” and embarked on a range of roles in government and government funded agencies including Executive Officer, Economic Development Officer and Regional Planner.  In 2009 Heather ceased full time employment to take up a consulting career.  Since then she has been in demand for her skills in funding submissions including business cases, strategic planning,  submissions on government policy,  policy development, feasibility studies, statistical analysis and business planning.

Heather has a strong track record in successful funding submissions to all levels of government and has been involved in submission over the past 10 years that have resulted in over $20M in funding into the region.