Our Team

Brett Fennell


Brett has worked within the construction industry for over 25 years since first commencing work in Local Government as a Building Surveyor in the South East of South Australia. 

Having also been involved in a number of consultancies in Country and Metro SA areas and also interstate, he has obtained a high level of BCA experience including specialising in the areas of Disability Access and Energy Efficiency.


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Leah Mignone

Senior Building Surveyor

Leah has been working in the construction industry for nearly 15 years. Graduating from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Architecture she followed with further studies in Building and Planning.

Leah is a Senior Building Surveyor at BuildSurv and brings legislative knowledge to the team from working in State Government where she was actively involved in developing the States statutory Building Rules and Development Act and Regulations.

Her assessment expertise and skills stem from involvement in a myriad of projects in Building Rules assessment and Building Code consultancy. Her project experience covers aged care, health, retail, industrial, mining, education and domestic construction with specialised knowledge in energy efficiency. She has also worked on many State and National rollouts of retail refurbishments and fit outs.

Her main objective in the assessment and Certification process is to provide consistent and timely service to clients to facilitate and streamline the Development Approval process.      


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Heang Lim

Assistant Building Surveyor

Heang’s first exposure to the building surveying industry was through local government as a graduate and continued working in local government for 5 years before moving into the private certification. She has gained extensive legislative knowledge of the statutory requirements, local government process, Development Act and Regulations.

She has been involved and provided assistance in Building Rules assessment and consultancy for varied projects including residential, commercial, aged care, defence and educational facilities. She has a strong understanding of residential construction including bushfire protection and swimming pool safety.

Her objective is to assist clients with their regulatory and certification requirements, manage projects compliance requirements and ensure each project is delivered efficiently.


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Alec Bray


Alec Bray

Alec graduated with a diploma of Building Surveying in 2017 and has over 7 years’ experience working as a qualified carpenter in the residential, commercial and mining industries.

Alec provides building rules assessments and consultancy for residential and small commercial projects while assisting the Directors and BuildSurv team.

With his on-hands experience, sound knowledge of statutory requirements, practical application and strong communication skills, Alec is able to effectively manage and deliver successful outcomes for projects.


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Rebecca Cialini


Rebecca is the main contact point for invoicing and financial accounts management. 


Joanne Fennell


Jo assists in the daily administration duties for the team part-time where required.