Our Board

Bardhold Blecken


Bardhold is a former IT Manager and System Architect, and is Chairman and a Director of Gecko Regen. He serves on the management committee and is treasurer of Gecko as well as the Gold Coast Catchments Association.

Simon Warner

Simon is a qualified corporate manager with significant experience in a wide range of senior executive roles including Chief Operating Officer, and General Manager Logistics and Human Resources.

Simon has also held Director positions with the Port of Brisbane Corporation, Bulk Terminals Australia, Australian Bulk Alliance, and Grainco Australia Limited Subsidiary Companies.

Robert Smith

Robert is the former Deputy Mayor of Boonah Shire Council and has 14 years’ experience in local government. Robert has held a number of senior executive management roles in business and aviation. His previous Board positions include Directorships with the Queensland Deaf Society, Australian Youth Ballet, and NRM Vegetation Management.