Neil Smithson is the Managing Director of Smithson Planning based in Albany, Western Australia, and focuses on National Investment Growth Pathing (Regional Environmental Development) within Australia and Internationally.
Neil has previously worked in local government as the Manager Business Development with Mildura Rural City, and City Development Planner at Melville City, private consultancy as a project manager for two of Australia’s leading engineering groups, and two State government planning and environmental assessment agencies.
Neil holds a Master of Arts in Urban Studies (Planning) from Curtin University (WA), and has professional affiliations with the several kindred professional associations.
Neil Smithson is an Associate of the Future Directions International think-tank group and was a member of the IXth Commonwealth Study Conference 2003 held in Australia & New Zealand. Neil is a former Senior Vice-President of the Albany Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Past-President of the Rotary Club of Albany.