Director, General Manager
Owen has developed the ability to connect and communicate effectively with clients, consultants, authorities and trades across all levels, after having worked in the design and construction industry for almost 30 years.
He has a deep knowledge and understanding of planning and regulatory legislative requirements, and brings that expertise to the StruXi stable of clients. Owen is highly skilled in understanding and satisfying the needs of clients, users, statutory authorities and design consultants, working holistically to provide an optimal outcome for all parties.
It’s his real industry experience across vast numbers of projects which gives him the ability to understand potential issues, identify and implement improved processes, and offer quality practices to efficiently see jobs through to completion.
Owen is also currently the Treasurer of the Building Designers Association of Queensland (BDAQ). This position is one of four elected Executive appointments on the State Management Committee. Before accepting the position of Treasurer, Owen was a committee member for a number of years, and is also currently the Regional Events Coordinator for the South West branch.
Outside of StruXi Design, Owen has been on the Management Committee for the Toowoomba Bears Rugby Club in some capacity for the past 10 years. He has been the former Club President and is now a Life Member of the Club, while also being a member of Downs Rugby Junior and Teenage sub-committees for many years. He also enjoys going to watch the Queensland Reds play as often as possible.
He enjoys an occasional long drive with a nice camping spot as the destination.
Owen is currently studying for a Graduate Certificate in Building Design.