Sally Sutherland

Geologist - Approvals

Sally Sutherland is a geologist with over 20 years’ experience in mining and exploration throughout Western Australia, Queensland, and Victoria.  She gained a Bachelor of Science majoring in Geology from the Flinders University of South Australia.  A recipient of a Tasmanian Government Mining Scholarship, she studied Honours at the Special Research Centre for Ore Deposit and Exploration Studies, University of Tasmania, where she undertook her research project at the Mt Lyell Underground Cu-Au mine in Queenstown, Western Tasmania. 

Sally’s career commenced in Western Australia as a mine geologist at underground and open cut gold mines, before moving to iron ore and nickel.  Her experience in exploration involves multiple commodities including iron ore, mineral sands, phosphates, copper, and gold in Western Australia, Queensland, and Victoria. 

Sally joined AMETS in 2021 and works as part of the GeoServices Team in work approvals, technical report writing, and GIS.