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Jane is an Interior Design Principal and leader of the practice’s Workplace portfolio.

She has gained over 30 years’ experience as an award winning designer with an exceptional reputation for managing multi-disciplinary design teams and planning new facilities for all levels of government and corporate clients. She has advised on design approaches and change management in the workplace for large Top 100+ organisations including Queensland Rail, Merrill Lynch, Suncorp, Westpac Banking Corporation, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Perpetual Trustees, Qantas, Sydney Airport Corporation and Lend Lease Retail. Jane’s design and planning of interior space helps her clients to adapt their workplace culture and respond to rapidly changing business environments.

Jane has worked directly with many government bodies including Department of Defence and Aviation, Federal Airport Corporation, Qld Government Health, Parliamentary Library (ACT), DHS and several universities. Often working with modest budgets, her designs yield enormous benefits for organisations by improving their work environment and training spaces. Jane’s commitment to sustainability and understanding building use is the starting point for using space more efficiently, thus saving energy and reducing carbon emissions.