George has a Bachelor of Town Planning, a Masters of Engineering Science (Transportation Planning) and is an accredited NatHERS (Energy Efficiency) Assessor. George has 20 years experience in consulting, particularly in urban and traffic planning, including statutory and strategic planning, expert traffic and planning evidence in the Court and public consultation. In this time, George has been dealing with numerous complex and controversial development matters, and DAs on behalf of applicants and development assessments on behalf of Councils. Prior to this, George worked with the Department of Housing and Landcom. He is a Fellow and Certified Practising Planner (CPP) of the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) and a member of the Australian Institute of Transport Planning and Management.