Ralf is passionate about a more sustainable future for the Macedon Ranges and Victoria, specifically in the areas of our environment, renewable energy, transport and local food production. Originally from Germany, Ralf joined his wife in Melbourne 20 years ago and became an Australian citizen residing in Woodend since 2005.
Ralf holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) with a major in environmental science and worked in the corporate world for many years, before building a successful small business together with his wife, which provides dietetic services to aged care homes nationwide. He has been on the board of the ATA – Alternative Technology Association, Environment Victoria and the Macedon Ranges Sustainability Group. He is currently standing as the Greens Candidate for the State sea of Macedon.
Ralf has a lot of experience in sustainable housing, renewable energy and sustainable transport options and is very passionate about equitable access to renewable energy projects. Hence the engagement in a number of local Community Energy Projects.77