Simon Fensom is a long standing member of the WMSSA executive committee and has assisted with the organising of the first five SA Weeds Conferences. He is currently Landscape Technical Officer with the Mount Barker District Council.
Simon is a horticulturist by training and has a broad range of experience across the land management, landscape and horticulture sectors, spanning almost 40 years.
Notably in weed management, Simon spent around a decade as Land Management Coordinator for the SA Transport Department, planning and managing roadside weed management programs, major revegetation schemes, native vegetation assessment and management, bushcare and weed control contracts. Simon was also previously SA President and National Councillor for the Australian Institute of Horticulture and a board member of the Agriculture and Horticulture Training Council of SA.