Simon Leo Brown
Senior Digital Editor
With more than 20 years experience in media communications, Simon plays a key role supporting engagement with our work, as editor in charge of Climateworks’ digital presence including our website and social channels.
Simon came to Climateworks from a role as ABC Radio National’s Deputy Digital Editor, producing and editing high-value digital content for RN’s in-depth programs and podcasts. Prior to this he worked for the ABC in Tasmania, Western Australia and Victoria as a writer, digital producer and multimedia journalist.
Previously, Simon was a freelance video producer and Artistic Director of the Hobart Fringe Festival. He was a pioneer in the use of digital video for environmental advocacy campaigns and was the driving force behind Tasmanian community portal Tasmedia.org.
Simon holds a Graduate Diploma of Journalism and Bachelor of Arts with a double major in English Literature, both from the University of Tasmania. He is on Threads at @simonleobrown.