We are excited to recognise the exceptional Academy students from our 2019 Industry Diploma courses.

These hard working, innovative and talented individuals have been a key part of last year’s programs, and will no doubt make a positive contribution to the sector in the future.


The Academy Champion Award for the highest achiever overall goes to Patrick Aboud from 151 Property

Patrick will receive $3000 worth of further professional development with the Academy, plus one full registration to attend The 2021 Property Congress, The Property Council’s flagship national conference. Congratulations Patrick!

All 2019 High Achievers
Property Investment & Finance Industry Diploma

Angie Darby, Lendlease
Beau Mayer, Capital Bluestone
Dan Cave, Zenith Investment Partners
Lesley Bell, Cromwell Property Group
Ben Sawers, Vicinity Centres

Property Asset Management Industry Diploma

Patrick Aboud, 151 Property 
Dhilan Balia, Oyster Property Group
Virginia Chandler, RACV
Melisa Pirrello, Dexus
Adam Flint, Dexus

Operations & Facilities Management Industry Diploma

Kristi-Anne McDonald, Spotless Group
Mary Katis, JLL
Scott Collins, Dexus
James Dwyer, Precision Group of Companies
Sharon Chung, Vicinity Centres
Andre Van Staden, Mirvac


Retail Property Industry Diploma

Leanne Dodsworth, Dexus
Roisin McDonagh, Vicinity Centres
Emily Curcio, Vicinity Centres
Theresa Lowe, Dexus
Denis Ryan, The GPT Group

Property Development Industry Diploma

Matthew Exton, Stockland
Valentine Damchev, VicTrack
Craig Calder, KDN Group
Llew Gartrell, Stockland
Chelsey Smith MPIA, South Bank Corporation
David Beaconsfield

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