MEET OUR NEW ASSOCIATES

In 2021, we've welcomed four new Associates of GBA Consulting Engineers, including our first two appointments to women in our workplace. We have also welcomed our first Senior Associate of GBA Consulting Engineers.


Our Associate appointments are reserved for staff who consistently display our core values of Honesty, Integrity, Teamwork, Innovation and Professionalism. These staff are the emerging leaders of the company and we are proud of their high performance, positive feedback from clients and leadership qualities.

Congratulations to Richard Lewis in our Barcaldine office who recently become an Associate of GBA. Richard started with GBA in 2016. In his time with GBA he has worked for a range of clients and regularly goes the extra mile.


For those who have worked along side of Richard will agree his core values align with that of the company and we congratulate Richard on his new appointment.








Congratulations to Robyn Letts on her recent appointment as Associate of the company. Robyn started with GBA in 2018 in our Emerald office. Robyn is an excellent engineer and a consistent high performer, regularly receiving positive feedback from clients. Robyn has recently been instrumental in formulating contract procurement and administration templates for Central Highlands Regional Council.

For those that have worked with Robyn you will agree that her core values of Honesty, Integrity, Teamwork, Innovation and Professionalism align with that of the company.






Congratulations to Leanna Patterson who has been appointed as an Associate of the company. Leanna started with GBA in 2018 and has worked in the Barcaldine office and on a full time secondment to Barcaldine Regional Council. Over the past couple of years Leanna has been leading the Barcaldine Regional Council construction and maintenance crews to consistently achieve excellent results in project and program delivery.

For those that have worked with Leanna you will agree that her core values of Honesty, Integrity, Teamwork, Innovation and Professionalism align with that of the company.




Congratulations Deon Bronkhorst on your appointment as Associate of GBA Consulting Engineers. Deon started with GBA in 2006 in our Barcaldine office, making him the fifth longest serving staff member of GBA. Deon is an excellent structural designer and is able to assess structural requirements quickly and practically. Deon also leads a number of GBA areas such as design quality, design program and GBA’s filing system.

For those that have worked with Deon you will agree that his core values of Honesty, Integrity, Teamwork, Innovation and Professionalism align with that of the company.


It is our pleasure to welcome Brian Duffy as the first Senior Associate of the company.

Brian started with GBA in 2013 and in his time has worked in both the Barcaldine and Emerald offices for a range of clients. Brian’s consistent high performance and work ethic saw him become an Associate in 2016 and his continued high performance has led to Brian becoming the first Senior Associate of the business.

Brian’s efforts have been a key driver of the work we do with Central Highlands Regional Council. Brian always displays our core values of Honesty, Integrity, Teamwork, Innovation and Professionalism.





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