Stella is a principal geologist with Fugro AG. She has about 20 years of experience in geology. After 10 years of academic research (PhD and 2 post-docs) she joined Fugro Engineers in the Netherlands in 2006. There, she managed the geological consulting group for a few years. In 2011 Stella came to Perth for a secondment in Fugro Survey. When the secondment finished she decided to stay in Perth and worked for a short period in Worley Parsons and then AG, which later became Fugro. In the 10 years in Fugro, Worley and AG she worked on numerous integration projects, site characterisations, geohazard assessments and geological models.