Julie Russell

Senior Building Consultant


Julie has over 25 years’ experience in Property and Facilities Management; Fire and Emergency Evacuation Management and Work Health and Safety. Her experience covers all forms of buildings across the Industrial, Commercial, Accommodation and Class 2 Residential Complexes

Julie is a strategic thinker with extensive practical experience and a solutions driven ethos therefore she strives to understand the client to ensure solutions for compliance are also aligned to the purpose and operations of the business.

Julie continually updates her skills through formal and informal professional development and regulatory programs. Through this and other processes Julie has also developed a comprehensive network of professionals that complement her expertise and deliver value to the client.


Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood)

Diploma of Property and Facilities Management

Diploma of Project Management

Fire Safety Advisor (QFES)

Certificate IV Training and Assessment (TAE)

Certificate IV Occupational Health and Safety


Principal – AthoGroup (current)

Principal – Arjay Evacuation and Emergency (18 mths)

State Property Manager – Australian Red Cross (Qld) (8.5 years)

Corporate Services Manager and State Work Health and Safety Coordinator – Australian Red Cross (Qld) (2 years)

State Community Services Manager – Australian Red Cross (Qld) (10.5 years)


Emergency Procedures (Supervisor License (QBCC)

Licensed Workplace Trainer (Dept Education)

Commissioner of Declarations (Dept of Justice)

Construction Industry White card (Health & Safety Qld)

Working with Children Blue card (Dept of Communities)


RBTT Property Trust

Building purchase contract due diligence

Fire Evacuation and Emergency Management Plan

Work Health and Safety Plan and System

Building Audit and Staff Training


Isaac Regional Council

Systems development and implementation for:
Fire Evacuation and Emergency Management
Work Health and Safety
Contractor Management
Operational Risk Management



Emergency Procedures Compliance Audit
Fire Evacuation and Emergency Management Plan
Emergency response preparedness training
Building Fire Safety Advisor consultant