Debra Donahoe

Debra Donahoe

Name: Debra Donahoe Position: Broking Executive Company: Builder Brokers   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? The diversity available across the industry to grow and learn. I have been lucky enough to work with companies that strongly encourage you to step outside your role and experience other…

Narelle Warren - Woman of the Week

Narelle Warren

Name: Narelle Warren Position: Managing Director Company: Brushwood Fencing Australia   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? Being on construction and building sites and having that interaction with other colleagues. It’s always a joy seeing new innovative techniques and products been implemented, whether or not it’s specific…

Sophie Smith

Name: Sophie Smith Position: Chartered Building Surveyor Company: Atkins, United Kingdom   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? I enjoy making a difference every day to the buildings and the environment around us! I truly love my job and every day is different; from airports to universities…

Amy Chetcuti

Name: Amy Chetcuti Position: Full-Time Diesel Fitter/Expedition Mechanic (Part-Time Intrepid Explorer) Company: Australian Antarctic Division   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? I enjoy watching something be created from nothing but an idea and a drawing, to then be constructed by a team of people from all…

Top 100 Women - Woman of the Week

Simone de Gale

Name: Simone de Gale Position: Chief Executive Officer Company: Simone de Gale Architects   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? I enjoy being able to design and realise my designs in the form of new buildings and beautiful interiors. The process is really exciting and it is…

Nicole Hopley

Name: Nicole Hopley Position: Bore Hole Technician (Qualification: Fitter and Machinist) Company: Mancala and Founder of Beautiful Trades Guild   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? The ownership I get to have when undertaking repairs on machinery. Knowing that other tradesmen send faulty machinery to me, and…

Elizabeth Lancaster

Name: Elizabeth Lancaster Position: Vice President, Portfolio Management Company: Brookfield   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? I enjoy seeing how forethought and skilfully engineered solutions, whether it be deal origination or the vision for unlocking and reimagining a site, can position an asset so that it…

Alice Bright

Name: Alice Bright Position: Submissions Manager – North Western Program Alliance Company: John Holland Group   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? I enjoy the people I work with as well as the diversity the construction industry presents. Being at a company such as John Holland has allowed…

Michelle Hands

Name: Michelle Hands Position: Engineer Company: NJ Engineering   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? I love the fast-paced environment and all the challenges that it brings. Being able to solve problems in a team is wonderful.   Where do you see life in the next 5…

Sue Wairimu

Name: Sue Wairimu Position: Project Engineer Company: University of Nairobi, Maker Space   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? Turning Ideas to awesome projects that have an impact to people. The reason why I choose construction in the first place was because of the magic in the…