As a Senior Town Planner with PPA, Alan Irvin is methodical and energetic in his approach to work.
Alan is a full member of the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) with a Bachelor of Built Environment (Urban and Regional Planning) and a Graduate Diploma in Urban and Regional Planning from the Queensland University of Technology.
Since graduating in 2007 Alan has worked in various capacities within the private consultancy environment facilitating the development approval process from site acquisition, due diligence to negotiating outcomes and stakeholder consultation.
In addition to his involvement with private consultancy, Alan has worked in the capacity of an assessment manager with local government and on secondment within the planning and property section of the emergency services department managing the acquisition and disposal of assets in addition to the ministerial designation process.
With a primary focus on the metropolitan region, Alan has also undertaken work in a variety of local governments and has undertaken secondment roles in the mining and resources sector.
Alan brings a strong background in statutory planning and a wide network of contacts within both the private and public sectors.