Our People

Michael Keeler

Senior Consultant

Michael undertakes a range of grant consultancy, proposal development and research activities for Keston Technologies’ clients. He has a range of key competencies, including:

 

  • Over four years of experience researching and writing feasibility studies, business cases and various grant applications with the Great Southern and South West regions.
  • Over four years of experience working with clients throughout the European Union to develop proposals for European Commission Horizon 2020, and previously FP7, funding applications.
  • Experience in quickly comprehending advanced or novel concepts and to successfully compile expert documents with in-depth research to support applications for funding.
  • High proficiency in both qualitative and quantitative research.
  • High proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office tools.

 

Current and recent projects (as Senior Consultant with Keston Technologies) include:

 

  • South West Business Cases and studies:
    • Mountain Bike Trails BC
    • Collie Economic Development Options
    • Margaret River Entertainment, Arts and Regional Tourism Hub 
  • City of Albany Business Cases:
    • Albany Agricultural Society Infrastructure
    • Albany MenShed
    • Artificial Surf Reef
    • Albany Town Hall Reactivation
    • Albany Public Library
    • Albany Tourism and Information Hub
    • Centennial Park Development
    • Student Housing
  • Shire of Kojonup Business Cases:
    • Memorial Hall Redevelopment
    • Kodja Place Precinct
    • Early Childcare Hub
  • Shire of Katanning Business Cases:
    • Community Resource Centre
    • All Ages Playground
    • Country Club
    • A set of five multicultural project BCs including an early childcare hub, multicultural interpretive centre, language and learning centre, aboriginal interpretive park and youth initiative hub.
  • Albany Airport Instrument Landing System: Development of a Feasibility Study for the viability of a new ILS system at the airport.