Executive Committee Members 2018
Dr Jane Stanley
Ms Mia Davison
Dr Anthony Kent
Ms Kerry McGovern
Mr Dennis Ingemann
Mr Jaime Parsons
Jaime is an urban designer and strategic planner with extensive experience in large scale strategic and masterplanning projects, both in established areas and new communities. He also has considerable expertise in the conceptualisation and delivery of medium and higher density dwellings, shopping districts and public infrastructure.
Jaime holds two degrees in Tourism and Marketing, and postgraduate qualifications in both Tourism Planning and Development and Urban Design.
Having worked in the private and public sectors, in Australia and the Solomon Islands, he has an understanding of how the urban development process can be influenced to achieve better urban design outcomes. His background in tourism also provides him with and insight into how cultural and economic forces shape our cities and towns. He also has strong project managements skills having delivered complex urban design strategies, policies and plans ranging from the minimisation of the urban heat island effect to complete planning schemes to accommodate transformative growth in the Solomon Islands.
Jaime has presented at several public events and conferences on topics ranging from waterfront development in the Solomon Islands to emerging urbanism in Spain. He has also authored several articles in urban planning publications. He has also organised and led an urban planning and design tour of urbanism in post-GFC Spain.
Having lived in six countries, travelled to many more, and being bilingual in English and Spanish he has a strong awareness of how culture and environment changes our use of space, and even the form of our towns and cities. This understanding highlights the need to create distinct places that reflect who we are if our towns and cities are to be vibrant, resilient and successful.
Mr Clinton Moore
Mr. Peter Cuming
Australian Honorary Presidents
Hon. Candy Broad
Mr. K.C. Leong