Nicole is an experienced executive, with 20 years working in law, government and consulting including 14 years of board experience on government, corporate and not for profit boards. Her background in infrastructure, economic development and community engagement provides her with a unique insight into the complexity of planning and delivering large economic and infrastructure projects in an environment of ever-changing social expectations.
She is the Chair of Infrastructure WA, the Malka Foundation and Airbridge and member of the Boards of the Green Building Council of Australia and the WA Association for Mental Health.
Nicole provides strategic advice to government and the private sector, overseeing major infrastructure and integrated planning initiatives, including the Future Fremantle Planning Committee and Westport Taskforce which developed a 50 year freight and trade plan for the SW of WA. Nicole has worked throughout regional WA as well as on national and metropolitan economic and infrastructure initiatives. She has a passion for sustainability and resilience building and the creation of thriving cities and communities equipped to embrace the challenges and opportunities of climate change and digital disruption.