Loene Doube has had a career as an IT and publications manager and in recent years was an educational designer at Flinders University. In 2014 she retired from full-time university work and joined her partner, Bernard Doube, at Dung Beetle Solutions International, where her roles include managing the business, editing and providing technical assistance.
Loene is an accredited professional editor and serves on the board of the Institute of Professional Editors and on the committee of Editors SA, of which she has had several stints as president. In the DBEE project Loene serves on the steering committee and contributes to the contracted work of DBSI.
Loene has a discerning eye and a sharp intellect and brings tact, patience and respect to her professional relationships. She is the author of numerous publications, none of which have anything to do with dung beetles.