Sarah SilvaSenior Planner
Bachelor of Environmental Science
Sarah recently joined ERA in November 2021 after working for local Councils in Tasmania for three years. During her time in local government Sarah has worked on a wide range of small and large-scale development applications including developments of regional significance, multi-dwelling housing, mixed-use commercial, aged-care and residential subdivisions. She also has experience in the drafting of planning scheme amendments.
Before moving to Hobart, most of Sarah’s experience lies within the Northern Territory Government where she spent approximately 10 years in both the statutory and strategic planning areas working on large scale residential and commercial subdivisions, shopping centres, hospitals, FIFO worker accommodation camps, high-rise developments, developments of regional significance, planning scheme amendments and stakeholder engagement.
Sarah also has experience working in both the private sector and spent approximately 2.5 years in London as statutory planner.