Schandel is an urban planning professional with over 18 years of experience in dealing with sensitive and complex development projects.
Her experience has involved a wide range of policy generation and development planning for commercial and residential projects in both New South Wales and in the United Kingdom. Her experience in local government coupled with her consultancy work allows for superior insights and development outcomes.
Having previously spent a total of 12 years of her career in local government in a variety of roles including leadership of development assessment teams and bringing forward major Planning Proposals, she is highly skilled in navigating the complexities of the New South Wales planning system.
At Think Planners, Schandel provides planning advice on a range of development projects and assistance with gaining development consents along with the preparation of Planning Proposals.
Schandel enjoys exploring new cities, culture and cuisine.