New Chairperson for Building Advisory Council
Tuesday, 18 February 2014
Victoria's Minister for Planning has appointed Maree Davenport as Chairperson of the Building Advisory Council (BAC).
Maree brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the role of BAC Chair, given her extensive experience in government and the private sector, including the construction sector.
Maree has more than 10 years' experience working with industry bodies including AIBS, Strata Communities Australia (was Owners Corporations Victoria) for which she devised and delivered community forums funded by Consumer Affairs Victoria, the Community Housing Federation of Victoria, Women's Housing and other not for profits and businesses. She is currently Director of Government Affairs, 1st State Government and Corporate Relations and Principal at Phoenix Public Affairs.
Maree previously served as a member of the Parliament of Victoria and actively participated on various Parliamentary Committees, including the Scrutiny of Acts and Regulations Committee and the Regulation Review Committee. She was also a member of the Building Appeals Board from August 2012 to December 2013.