Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning
University of New England
Graduate Diploma, Urban Design
University of Sydney
Tim is an urbanist with a passion for how design excellence, land use and a high-quality public domain combine for great city outcomes. He has a wealth of public and private sector project experience in city centre, inner city and urban fringe settings.
During his career he has held senior positions in government, including Executive Director, City Planning Strategy at the Greater Cities Commission, where he oversaw the fast-tracked review and update of Sydney’s 20-year metropolitan strategy. Tim’s local government experience includes head of planning at Marrickville/Inner West Council and as chief planner and Deputy CEO at Liverpool City Council – one of the largest local government areas in Sydney. While at Marrickville, his team setup a joint venture to oversee design and development of the national award-winning Marrickville Library. He also co-designed and launched the Western Sydney Planning Partnership and was involved in the Sydney East Joint Regional Planning Panel from its inception.
Tim is a member of the NSW Architects Registration Board, a ministerial appointment recognising his experience and knowledge of local government and the design quality of building.