Our Executive management team are made up of professionals with a wide range of industry experience – brought together by shared values and commitment to improving our built environment.
Davina Rooney joined Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) in June 2019 as Chief Executive Officer. Davina came to GBCA from Stockland where she was General Manager, Sustainability and Corporate Procurement at Stockland. Davina has a variety of sustainability experience, from environmental projects, not-for profit boards and overseas community development work - spending 8 months working in the Indian Himalayas on the construction of a school which won multiple international awards. Davina is an engineer and has extensive experience in sustainability and building consulting. Davina has been recognised by industry awards including NAWIC NSW Sustainability 2016, PCA 2014 Future Leaders Award and Sydney University Engineering Young Alumni Award.
Jorge ensures that our strategic priorities, partnerships, and product and services, including Green Star, accelerate the transformation of Australia’s built environment – delivering more livable, resilient, and sustainable places for everyone.
Jorge has an architecture degree from the University of Monterrey in Mexico and a Masters in Design Science from the University of Sydney.
Lucy is responsible for leading the strategic direction of our events, professional development, corporate partnerships and industry engagement through our marketing and communications activities.
Lucy has over 18 years of experience running various business units within Informa group, in Australia and the UK. In this time she was responsible for the strategic focus and commercial performance of each business unit including product development of a wide range of events and courses globally.
Lynne supports our governance and legal responsibilities. Her role includes ensuring the conduct of board meetings and compliance with the our Constitution and statutory requirements.
Lynne has a BA LLM from the University of Sydney and worked at the commercial law firm, Allens for 20 years. She is also a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Stephen is responsible for our financial management and general operations – from preparing the annual budget through to completion of the organisation's annual financial report.
Stephen has more than 15 years' experience working within the commercial property sector in Australia having previously been with one of Australia's leading project management firms.
Jeff is responsible for ensuring high levels of satisfaction and engagement across the GBCA's broad member base of members across the country. This includes raising awareness of GBCA activities and working with members to engage most effectively in this. He also sits on the World Green Building Council's Asia Pacific Network Advisory Board.