New Media and Communications Manager for AMEC 

16 October 2018

The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies is pleased to welcome Ruth MacIntyre-Bardell as their new Media and Communications Manager.

“AMEC is pleased to welcome Ruth to the AMEC team,” said Mr Warren Pearce, Chief Executive Officer, Association of Mining and Exploration Companies. 

Ruth MacIntyre-Bardell joins AMEC from Wellington New Zealand, where she held the Principal Advisor role for one of New Zealand’s largest NGOs.

 “She has extensive experience with strategic communications, driving effective public relations campaigns, and understands the requirements of a national organisation made up of a number of independent members.”

A qualified PR and communications professional with a wide ranging academic background including Resource and Environment Planning and Sociology, Ruth is also well versed in partnership brokering, and crisis management. Additionally, she has led a number of nationally recognised social media campaigns, and successfully spearheaded a complete rebranding PR campaign. 

Ms MacIntyre-Bardell holds political, environmental and research experience from a previous role with the New Zealand Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, where she worked on a number of reports and inquiries.

“Ruth’s experience will be critical in promoting the benefits of mining and exploration to the broader community; we must continue to build community support and ensure that all Australians understand how they benefit from a strong mining industry,” said Mr Pearce.