Ray Mohan is currently completing her Masters in Business Studies at Massey University. Her thesis is centered on the use of Life Cycle Assessment as a tool to guide continuous improvement of sheep dairy farm environmental performance, with the aim of designing an environmental certification system for the sector. Ray has a keen interest in the intersect between environmental and economical efficiency and is passionate about sustainable innovation in rural communities. She holds a BSc in Environmental Science, and a PGDip in Technology majoring in Energy Management. Her previous research experience include designing a low-carbon transport system for the Taiepa Tiketike Parihaka project with Massey's Centre for Energy Research.