Profile

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First educated in design and landscape architecture, strong project planning and time management capabilities led me to project management and leadership

My professional experience is from both the private and public sectors. And I have worked from the perspective of the designer, the contractor and the client.

Now I bring over ten years professional experience, from in excess of 50 completed projects:

  • My physical project work includes:
    • property development,
      • large-scale commercial,
      • small-scale residential,
    • architecture,
      • new construction
      • heritage architecture
    • infrastructure & civil engineering,
      • roads
      • power & substations
      • water, sewer, pump stations
      • drainage,
      • earthworks
      • remediation
    • urban design & landscape architecture,
      • streetscapes
      • urban spaces
      • education institutions
      • recreation facilities
      • parks
      • playgrounds
  • My business development projects include:
    • corporate branding, identity & digital media packages,
    • renewal of quality management systems (QMS), and;
    • implementation of document control systems.

I am strongest in project management, cost control, project planning and leadership.  However, I offer a large set of abilities from experience and training in the following areas:

Core competencies

  • complex document production (MS-Office suite),
  • cost control & reporting (ERP systems, Excel),
  • programming (MS-Project),
  • quantity survey & estimation (AutoCad, Excel),
  • system administration (SharePoint),
  • general IT/tech (Apple & PC).

Design capabilities

  • design documentation (AutoCAD, ArchiCad, Bluebeam),
  • 3d graphics and modeling (SketchUp, ArchiCad),
  • graphic design (Adobe suite),
  • hand drawing (black, lead, colored pencils, butter paper),
  • photography (Canon).

Interests & lifestyle

  • Travel, good food, coffee, beer, red wine.
  • Time with friends and family.
  • Surfing, hiking, camping, snowboarding.
  • Health and fitness.
  • Classic cars.
  • Gardening & home renovations.