MEET THE JUDGES
We are honoured to reveal this year’s incredible judging panel for the 2021 WA Property Awards.
Meet the elite industry leaders that will deliberate and decide who they believe is delivering excellence
from within our industry.
| HEAD JUDGE |
Tanya Trevisan - Development Director at Frasers Property Australia
Tanya has over 30 years’ experience in the property development industry, focused primarily on the development of medium and high-density apartment and mixed-use built form. As a Frasers Properties WA Development Director and with a background as a registered Architect, she ensures a keen focus is maintained on promoting quality design outcomes that assist in delivering strong vibrant communities. Prior to joining Frasers Property in January 2021, Tanya spent 11 years with Iris Residential in a variety of executive roles including as Chief Operating Officer. Tanya was WA President of the Property Council of Australia and a director of the National Board of Property Council from 2017 - 2019.
| SENIOR JUDGES |
Ray Haeren - Regional Director, WA Group Director - Urbis
Ray is an Urban and Regional Planner with more than 19 years’ experience in the government and private sectors. Ray entered into private consulting in 2005 after being the Director for Planning and Sustainability at the City of Gosnells. Ray has a broad range of experience in statutory and strategic planning with particular expertise in policy development facilitation and leading multi-disciplinary teams.
Kylee Schoonens - Director and Registered Architect – Fratelle Group
Kylee is a registered architect, having gained experience at some of WA’s best practices prior to becoming a Director of the award-winning architecture, interior and urban design firm Fratelle Group in 2010. She is also a Non-Executive Director for Bethanie, WA’s largest aged care provider and LandCorp, Western Australia's land development agency focusing on residential, industrial and commercial projects across the State. She was recently awarded the 2015 Australian Institute of Architects Emerging Architect for WA and is a 40under40 winner. Kylee holds a number of leadership and advocacy roles within the industry, including as a Chapter Councillor with the Australian Institute of Architects, Division Councillor for the Property Council of Australia WA, and on the Education committee for the National Association of Women in Construction. Kylee has been the Project Director, Project Architect and Superintendents Representative for the design, coordination, management and administration of large and complex projects in different sectors including multi-residential, commercial, seniors, retail, recreation and hospitality projects across the state and prides herself on connecting with clients to create high quality design outcomes for every project.
| JUDGES |
Richard Kilbane - Vice-President Property Council WA. General Manager, Hawaiian
Richard Kilbane joined Hawaiian in 2005 and has worked in a number roles with his current position being General Manager, Office Buildings. Richard has been involved in the management of infrastructure and building projects, together with their asset management for more than 20 years. During this time, he has been responsible for development and operation of notable Perth assets such as Claremont Quarter, Parmelia Hilton and Bishops See. Richard is currently the Vice President of the Property Council of Australia (WA). Richard holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) and in 2014 completed the General Management Programme at Harvard.
Lee Lawler - Director, CBRE
Lee has 16 years’ experience in the property industry, specialising in the Perth retail sector at CBRE for the last 13 years. Over this time, she has managed various types of retail and commercial assets throughout WA providing high levels of service delivering valuable outcomes to a wide range of landlords and tenants and the communities in which they occupy. Lee has gained extensive knowledge of all facets of property and the Perth market and is now responsible for leading CBRE’s Retail Property Management in WA.
Brett Wilkins - Director, Ray White Commercial
Brett Wilkins has over 35 years' of amazing experience in local and international real estate, with a fantastic track record in building and operating real estate businesses, developing and mentoring sales teams, acquiring and developing real estate portfolios, and transacting with major real estate clients.
Brett was a National partner at Jones Lang Wootton, the founding CEO of the Hawaiian Group, Executive Director at EY and more recently has spent 4 years at Ray White Commercial leading their Insolvency Property services team.
Ross Duckham - Senior Associate, Hatch RobertsDay
Ross has 20 years’ experience in property and urban planning, providing thought leadership and strategic advice to a variety of clients. He has led a number of multidisciplinary teams on greenfield and infill projects, and has a passion for innovation. For the last four years he has been WA’s representative judge in the Property Council’s national Innovation and Excellence Awards.