Steering Committee Member

Carlos Semmens

Urban Agriculture Facilitator & Sustainability Educator,

Carlos Semmens is an urban agriculture facilitator and sustainability educator. He has over 10 years’ experience in behaviour change strategies, infrastructure projects, and community engagement programs. Graduating from Monash University with a degree in Geography and Environmental Science, Carlos has experience across local and state government and the not-for-profit sector.

Carlos has managed and facilitated food growing sites for 3000acres and Fareshare in the City of Boroondara, Maribyrnong, Yarra, and Moreland. He is passionate about fostering connections between food systems, waste and resource recovery, and sustainable living.

"I'm excited to contribute my knowledge, skills, and expertise to work collaboratively with a group of inspiring leaders. The UAF is a melting pot to build partnerships, understand our food system, and strengthen it for the long term."