By taking advantage of increased efficiencies, developing on a precinct or neighbourhood scale creates smarter and more liveable communities than thinking on a building-by-building level. Realising the benefits of this approach requires a...
I am a sustainability consultant based in Arup's Melbourne office. I work with local governments, property developers and industry associations around the world on organisational strategy, urban development, planning policy and sustainability management.
My background in carbon management and assessment has fed my interest in how to develop neighbourhood-scale sustainable infrastructure through development strategy, planning provisions and community trusts. I am particularly proud of my work to help the City of Melbourne set efficiency benchmarks for new buildings and precincts as part of its planning process.
As well as my work for Arup, I am a Civil Engineering Teaching Fellow teaching sustainable design to final year engineering students at Monash University in Melbourne.