29 May 2013 — The Green Building Council of Australia has made a host of changes to its team with two executive director Green Star appointments made following Andrew Aitken’s move to Liveable Housing Australia.
Jorge Chapa has been appointed as the executive director Green Star Technical Development and Operations and will be responsible for Green Star rating tool development and technical support.
Robert Milagre has been appointed manager Green Star Development while Zofia Kuypers has been appointed manager Green Star Operations.
Orjan Lundberg has been appointed executive director Green Star Certification and will work on expanding the market for Green Star while continuing to oversee Green Star certification.
Meanwhile Robin Mellon has been appointed the GBCA’s chief operating officer and will be responsible for operations, human resources, advocacy, research, communications and a new team called commercial business.
Margaret Khursigara will be acting executive director Commercial Business until the role is advertised and a permanent placement filled. Vanessa Lasses has been promoted to manager Marketing.