Meet Our Team

<b>Matthew Hall</b>
Matthew HallDirector
Matthew is a born and bred Canberran. His family originates from the Yass & Gundaroo districts. He has traveled far and wide but remains loyal to this region.

Matthew has been actively involved in the building and construction industry since 1994. Matthew is a carpenter by trade and has completed studies in Certificate IV Building & Construction and an Associate Diploma in Building & Construction. Matthew currently holds a B Class licence in the ACT and a C Class licence in NSW. In 2004 he started Hall Building Services ACT which has more recently evolved into Build Professional Pty Ltd. He is a member of the Master Builders Association (MBA) and Housing Industry Association (HIA). He is an active HIA Greensmart Professional and a foundation Committee Member of the ACT MBA Remodellers Association. Matthew actively works with these industry associations on a professional level to ensure stability, uniformity and an integral industry – locally and nationally.

Matthew enjoys farming, outdoor activities and sport mainly Rugby Union. Most of his spare time is spent with his wife Sally and their three children.

<b>Matt Harmon</b>
Matt HarmonProduction Manager
Matt was born in Wagga Wagga and moved to Canberra with his family in 1992. Matt started his Carpentry apprenticeship soon after leaving College and gained his qualification in 2001. He went on to obtain his C class builder’s licence in 2007 and has since gained extensive knowledge and experience in the construction industry. Matt joined the Construction and Estimating department of Build Professional in 2011. For recreation Matt enjoys 8 Ball and fishing and loves a trip to the coast when possible.
<b>Brendan McGregor</b>
Brendan McGregorDesigner
Brendan graduated from the University of Canberra with a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture and joined Build Professional in 2013. Prior to that he worked with a high profile (award winning) design and build company in Vancouver, Canada that specialised in remodelling homes and apartments. Brendan is excited to be working for Build Professional and being part of our design team – as well as implementing his overseas experiences and continuing to improve people’s lifestyles through great design.
<b>Adam Todd</b>
Adam ToddProduction Estimator
Adam grew up on the north side of Canberra and has remained there ever since. His career in the construction industry began in 2005 and since then he has gained a range of different experience across both residential and civil construction. In 2011 Adam completed a cadetship through the Housing Industry Association and through this obtained his C class builders licence in the Australian Capital Territory. Adam has chosen to expand upon his education and is currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Building and Construction Management Degree at the University of Canberra where he is successfully on his way to obtaining an A class builders licence. Adam commenced as a Construction Estimator at Build Professional at the beginning of 2016, his position requires thoroughness and a high attention to detail which suits his personality. For recreation Adam enjoys supporting his local sporting teams particularly the Canberra Raiders and also enjoys travelling to the South Coast of New South Wales.
<b>Nate Mackenzie</b>
Nate MackenzieDraftsman
Nate’s introduction to construction was almost 20 years ago when he completed his carpentry apprenticeship. He has since gained experience in the Canberra construction industry in a variety of roles, from being on the tools, to design and in management positions. To further his interest in building and architecture, Nate pursued the Advanced Diploma of Building Design. Over the past decade, he has continued to develop his drafting and design skills. Of particular interest, Nate is motivated by interesting and sustainable house design. Nate has a young family and enjoys most sports, in particular AFL football.
<b>Sally Hall</b>
Sally HallMarketing Administrator
Sally’s career in office administration began with the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), she gained invaluable experience as an Executive Assistant with ACCI and continued her career with the Liberal Party of Australia, the Office of the Hon. Peter Reith MP and the Office of the Defence Attaché at the Australian Embassy Tokyo, Japan. On return to Australia, Sally spent the following years raising their three young children. Sally works part time in the office and particularly enjoys the marketing of Build Professional including the housing award submissions, website and social media.
<b>Lyn Rumble</b>
Lyn RumbleInterior Designer
Lyn Rumble is an Interior Designer. She has a Diploma in Interior Design and Decoration from CIT. She brings an experienced eye and a sense of style to help with the all important finishing touches to the build. Lyn will help with selecting colour schemes, window treatments, tiles, lighting fixtures, carpet, artwork, paint, furniture and accessories. By providing outstanding service and using good communication techniques, Lyn will help to create a home that is a personalised expression of yourself.
<b>Wayne O’Connell</b>
Wayne O’ConnellProject Manager
Wayne started in the construction industry in partnership with his parents in the 1980’s undertaking new house speculative building, housing developments and carrying out small building contracts for the local council in the Southern Highlands. After marrying wife Julie they acquired the Cathay Homes franchise in the Southern Highlands before becoming a supervisor to Glenwood Cottages Wollongong and Highlands regions. After opting for a sea change the young family moved to Batemans Bay where Wayne undertook numerous extension and renovation work along with assisting many owner builders to complete their projects. He formed a team of tradesmen that worked on large commercial projects in the area; they also travelled to the Snowy Mountains building accommodation. On returning to Canberra Wayne carried out maintenance work before joining the Build Professional team as a Project Manager.
<b>Dave Canning</b>
Dave CanningProject Manager
Dave was born in Belgium and moved to Australia as a young child. His family settled in Canberra. After completing his education, Dave commenced his Carpentry apprenticeship and received his qualification in 2012. Dave enjoys being a Carpenter, he is extremely driven and takes pride in his work. Dave joined the Build Professional team in 2014. Outside of work Dave enjoys working on his own various projects and spending time with friends and his young family.
<b>Ryan Wallace</b>
Ryan WallaceProject Manager
Ryan was born in Rockhampton Queensland and moved to Canberra at the age of 8. He completed high school in 2010 and had his mind set on working in the building industry. Ryan commenced his Carpentry apprenticeship in 2011 working on both residential and commercial construction and completed his apprenticeship with the Canberra Institute of Technology in August 2014. Ryan then joined the Build Professional team and is focussed on learning and increasing his skills in residential construction. Outside of work, Ryan enjoys the outdoors including camping, fishing, motorbike riding and four wheel driving.