Executive Assistant | State Chief Executive, ACT
I commenced with Colliers International in June 1998 as Personal Assistant to Paul Powderly, State Chief Executive, Canberra Office. In 2004 I also took on the role of Office Manager for the Canberra Office along with assisting the Valuation & Consultancy division.
Prior to commencing my employment with Colliers International, I worked with a local property developer.
Along with my husband successfully raising our 2 daughters and supporting them in their chosen sports.
The Doma Group, Molonglo Group, Amalgamated Property Group, Morris Property Group, Consolidated Builders Ltd, St George Bank
I have been a property valuer for 27 years and I am experienced in all facets of the industry including general residential, industrial and commercial valuation work, major asset valuations, property development, government consultancy and Lease Variation assessments.
I have strong relationships with the major lending institutions, government departments, developers and builders.
My career commenced after graduating from the University of Western Sydney in 1989 and has included several market cycles. I have completed major property valuations throughout Australia and some overseas posts including Jakarta, Singapore, Port Moresby, Tonga and Samoa.
I achieved the status of Business Valuer after completing additional qualifications through the API/University of Western Sydney and a graduate diploma in Applied Finance and Investment Analysis.
My focus since joining Colliers in July 2006 has been on major commercial assets in the ACT and the management of large government portfolios on a local, national and international level.
Senior Valuer | Valuation & Advisory Services
Prior to joining Colliers International I was employed in Senior Valuation roles within the private sector for 24 years.
I commenced my valuation career in the Australian Valuation Office in 1975 where I spent some 14 years undertaking a range of valuation work within the ACT.
State Chief Executive, ACT
As the State Chief Executive Officer of the Canberra office I am part of the Senior Leadership Team of the Australian business. I currently run our National Government Services business and the agency business in the ACT.
I have been intimately involved in the development sector of the market for the past 30 years and consulted on more than 500 office and residential projects, with a major focus on institutional grade assets.
My experience in the office pre-commitment market is highlighted by my involvement in the delivery of the DoHA, DIMIA, DEEWR, Centrelink and Industry buildings, totalling in excess of 250,000sqm NLA. Other major projects I have been involved in include the new Human Services building in Greenway ACT (26,000sqm), ATO building in Albury NSW, ATO buiilding in Chermside QLD and National Archives building in Mitchell, ACT
I am advisor to the ACT Government (Australian Forum/City to Lake) and advisor to council members of the Australian National University Investment Fund. Through my GST knowledge I heavily influenced reforms on the Tax legislation on the margin scheme.