Amanda Roberts

Amanda Roberts

Urban Designer 

Amanda Roberts is an Urban Designer with experience in both the private and government sectors in delivering and advocating for thoughtful design within the context of competing needs. She is currently a Director at SJB Urban.

She is a registered Landscape Architect and has qualifications in Architecture and Landscape Architecture and a Masters in Urban Planning. Amanda has worked around Australia and in the UK on a range of projects of all sizes including major brownfield and greenfield developments in Victoria and the Places for People study, in partnership with Gehl Architects, for Melbourne's Docklands.

Amanda is passionate about urban design and its role in the delivery of engaging spaces which contribute to the community's quality of life. Her professional career has focused on the practicalities of delivering the quadruple bottom line for development: achieving socially, environmentally, financially and culturally successful projects.

Her strength as a clear communicator of complex urban design issues provides clarity for project teams laying the groundwork for well balanced and integrated outcomes. Amanda is an accomplished workshop facilitator, public speaker, expert witness and is skilled in community and stakeholder engagement. She has also been a design tutor and guest lecturer and critic at the Universities of Melbourne and RMIT.

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