Penny Smith has a Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning (Hons) from the University of New England. With over 20 years in the workforce, Penny has a diverse background in social issues marketing and public relations, construction and urban planning. The breadth of her experience has honed her skills in providing clear and detailed advice, collaboration, report writing, community and stakeholder engagement and crisis and risk management.
Penny joined DFP in April 2017 and has an excellent understanding of statutory planning and the complex challenges and risks to be navigated during the planning, design and delivery of projects. Penny has a wide range of urban planning experience across the residential, education, aged care, industrial, health and commercial sectors. Penny is a passionate professional who provides excellent service to her clients.