Greg Vann is a founding partner and director of Buckley Vann, and one of Queensland's longest-serving and well-respected town planners. He has a wealth of knowledge and experience in a range of planning areas.
Vann has overseen the preparation of many Queensland planning schemes and strategic planning projects, including several in regional and rural areas. More recently, he has emerged as a leader in the field of “visioning” for strategic planning projects.
Vann has recognised expertise as an expert witness in the Planning and Environment Court and as a speaker and contributor to forums in planning and development in Queensland. He has also been closely associated with regional planning initiatives, particularly the South East Queensland Regional Plan since its inception in 1990, and has been chair of the State Government’s Transit Oriented Development Taskforce.
At Buckley Vann, he focuses on providing strategic direction to a wide range of projects for the public and private sectors. He also provides mentoring and coaching to local and state government planners.
He is a past president and national councillor of the Planning Institute of Australia and is currently assisting in running two PIA mentoring programs.