Paul has worked in the Victorian water portfolio for 30 years. Most of this time he has been involved with monitoring and assessment of river health including the Index of Stream Condition (ISC) program. As part of the most recent ISC, Paul has managed the delivery of one of the largest LiDAR projects in Australia. Paul is the Victorian representative on numerous committees and working groups dealing with river health monitoring and assessment techniques. Paul is currently the Acting Manager, Water Resource Monitoring within the Water and Catchments Group of DELWP, where he looks after state wide surface water and groundwater monitoring.