Alex Russell

Alex is a strategic communications specialist with extensive experience in the development and implementation of strategies across a range of sectors.

Alex works closely with clients to understand their needs and clarify expectations, ensuring a smooth process. She takes pride in applying exceptional verbal and written communication skills to deliver best practise results. Her clients include both private and public sector organisations, spanning the infrastructure, transport and resource sectors.

Since joining Elton Consulting, Alex has worked on complex projects providing solutions-focused results. This includes the Parramatta Road Urban Renewal Project, involving the transformation of a 20km stretch along Parramatta Road and the development of neighbouring precincts.

Alex provided strategic communications services for the ongoing early works and planning application process for Moorebank Intermodal Project, Australia’s largest purpose-built warehouse and distribution precinct. She was also embedded in the Department of Planning and Environment on an eight month secondment, reviewing current practise and overseeing the development of guidelines to support improved internal and external stakeholder engagement.

Alex holds a Bachelor of Journalism (Communications) from the University of Queensland and is currently studying a Bachelor of Law with the Queensland University of Technology.

Areas of expertise:

  • Strategic communications
  • Project management
  • Copywriting and content creation
  • Client, community and stakeholder liaison
  • Employee engagement