Our Management Team

  • David Ritter, CEO

    Leadership

    Hi, I’m David Ritter. It is my privilege to lead the team at Greenpeace Australia Pacific, where we are campaigning for a green and peaceful future for all. On this page, you can connect with me and find out about what I’m doing in my role as Chief Executive Officer. 

  • Terry O'Donnell, COO

    Leadership

    Terry joined Greenpeace in 2000 as an accountant from North Queensland. He quickly immersed himself in all aspects of the organisation and now, almost two decades on, serves as Chief Operating Officer.

  • Luke Giuliani, CTO

    Leadership

    Luke started as the CTO of Greenpeace Australia Pacific in May 2017. Previously an entrepreneur working on projects in digital services, civic engagement, energy, education and hospitality, Luke is passionate about using technology to make the world a better place.

  • Caroline McDaid, Growth Director

    Leadership

    Caroline started at Greenpeace Australia Pacific in August 2019 as Growth Director. Before this Caroline had almost 20 year experience working in the media and professional services industries, while pursuing her passion for the environment via volunteering and side hustle opportunities. Caroline is excited to be able to pursue that passion at Greenpeace and help grow Greenpeace and contribute to creating a green and peaceful future for all future generations.

  • Kate Smolski, Program Director

    Leadership

    Kate has been an environmental advocate for nearly twenty years between Australia and the United States. She has fought for the protection of nature and action on climate change as a grassroots organiser, campaigner and organisational leader. Kate is passionate about harnessing the power of people and movements to win real action on climate change.