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Kim McKay AO
- Carl Bento
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Kim McKay is an Australian environmentalist, author, and international marketing and communications consultant.
She is a regular media commentator on environmental action. She has been a consultant to the National Geographic Society since 2004 and is currently the managing director of Momentum2 Pty Ltd. Kim was Senior Vice-President of Global Marketing and Communications National Geographic Channels International (USA) and an Executive Director, Discovery Communications Inc (USA) and Principal of Profile Communications Pty Ltd (Sydney). She is the Co-Founder and was the Deputy Chair of Clean Up Australia (1988-2009), and Co-Founder and Deputy Chair of Clean Up the World (1992-2009). She is also the Chair of the Advisory Board for `Ecos Magazine' CSIRO since 2009, a Foundation Board Member of the Sydney Institute of Marine Science since 2008, and a Member of the Steering Committee of the National Business Leaders Forum for Sustainable Development. She has a BA (Communications) from UTS. Kim was made an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2008, for service to the environment and the community. She was appointed to the Trust in January 2012.