Stewart Somers

General Manager Planning and Development Services

Stewart has worked since the early 1970s as an urban planner and senior manager in local and state government organisations, and as a consultant to the private and public sectors in Queensland, Victoria, NSW, South Australia and Yanchi (China).

He has coordinated and managed multi-disciplinary professional teams on diverse projects such as environmental impact studies for major projects, strategy plans, structure plans, urban master plans and feasibility studies. Stewart has also been involved in master planning projects in China, involving detailed programming, resource planning, budgeting and on-going project performance analysis.

Stewart has a Degree in Planning, a Diploma in Town Planning from RMIT University and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Griffith University. He is responsible for Development Assessment Urban, Major Regional Projects, Building and Compliance and Land Use Planning.

He is married with three grown-up children who live in Melbourne. 

Last Updated: Friday, 14 August 2015 08:36
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