Sophie Patitsas began her career in architectural practice in Melbourne and Singapore before joining the public sector in Victoria as an urban designer.
Sophie’s 25 years in government has affirmed her reputation as a respected collaborator, advocate and strategic adviser on architecture and urban design. In her role as Principal Adviser with the Office of the Victorian Government Architect (OVGA), Sophie’s focus includes:
Sophie is committed to building capability and communicating the value of a strong design culture. Sophie’s impact is evident in:
Sophie's qualifications are:
Sophie believes a whole of government approach to policy, procurement and project delivery can achieve design outcomes that enhance the living experience for our communities.
Reviewed 17 April 2023