Graduate Heritage Consultant
Drew Kennedy is a Wiradjuri woman. She is an archaeologist and heritage consultant and with a background in environmental earth science and conservation.
She holds a Bachelor of Archaeology, majoring in environmental earth science, from Macquarie University.
Drew has experience in undertaking archaeological surveys and excavations, conducting extensive background research and preparing Aboriginal due diligence assessments. She is skilled in reporting, site excavation, GIS mapping and field data collection.
Prior to joining GML Drew worked as a bush regenerator and intern environmental consultant. In this role she was responsible for plant identification, native seed collection, hand weeding, brush cutting and land management. She has a passion for helping to educate others on the importance of preserving artefacts, the environment and cultural heritage.
‘To conserve our heritage, we first need to understand the cultural connections—both tangible and intangible—between communities and places. Exploring these connections is the most rewarding part of my work.’
Bachelor of Archaeology, Macquarie University