Vasiliki (Vas) Andrews has over eight years’ experience in statutory and strategic planning in NSW, in both the public and private sector.
Vas has effective communication skills and can successfully deliver high quality outcomes for complex projects within required timeframes and budgets. Vas works collaboratively with clients and other stakeholders and takes a positive approach to projects.
Prior to joining Elton Consulting, Vas was employed as a Strategic Planner at Leichhardt Council for over five years. This role familiarised Vas with the workings of local government including internal processes, reporting procedures, political sensitivities and governance. Key projects that Vas was involved in at Council included the preparation and implementation of Council’s new comprehensive Local Environmental Plan and Development Control Plan as well as various strategic plans, policies and strategies.
Vas holds a Master of Planning from the University of NSW and a Bachelor of Science in Urban Ecology from the University of Technology in Sydney. She is also a member of the Planning Institute of Australia.
Areas of expertise:
- Coordinating Planning Proposals and Development Applications (DAs) for change of use, subdivisions, and complex mixed use and residential development applications
- Due diligence reports and strategic land use advice
- Stakeholder analysis, planning research and policy analysis