Our Team – Head Office

Phil Kelly

Phil Kelly

AdvDipBldg, DipJusAdm, DipBldgSurv, CertBldg, CertOHS

Managing Director

Phil has been extensively involved in the building industry for the past 20 years and has gained a vast amount of knowledge and experience as a Building Contractor, Site Supervisor, Maintenance Manager, Construction Manager, Building Consultant and most recently as a General Manager – Building before establishing K-Spec Building Consultants. As a skilled negotiator, Phil is known for his ability to get the best out of people but remains a man of principle and does not hesitate to express his convictions. He has extensive knowledge of Contracts, Standards & Tolerances, the National Construction Code (NCC) and applicable Australian Standards. A Carpenter by trade Phil holds a Advanced Diploma in Building and Construction (Management), Diploma of Justice Administration, a Diploma of Building Surveying, a Certificate IV in OH&S, Certificate IV in Building and Construction and his certificate in completed Residential Building Inspection.

Phil is the License nominee for K-Spec Building Consultants and holds the following licences across Australia: QLD – Builder – Open (Site Supervisor), Builder – Low Rise and Completed Residential Building Inspection licenses, NSW – Builder – Qualified Supervisor Certificate, VIC – Building Inspector – Limited to Class 1 and 10 Unlimited Classes 2-9 Limited 2000m2 type C only, South Australia – Building Works Supervisor and TAS – Builder – Low rise License.

Sokhon Kelly

Sokhon Kelly

BA (Comms)

General Office Manager

Since graduating from the University of Western Sydney (Nepean) in 1999, Sokhon has spent her time in a variety of roles mainly focusing on the areas of Customer Relations and Marketing. These roles have been with some large corporations in the field of advertising, education and training.

Sokhon spent 4 and half years with the Australian Industry Trade College on the Gold Coast as the Marketing Officer. Sokhon has a Bachelor of Arts – Communications & Marketing (UWS Nepean), has completed a number of subjects towards her Master’s in Business Administration and Cert IV in Contracts Administration.

Reece Ferris

Reece Ferris

CertBldg, CertOHS

Senior Building Inspector

Reece is our Senior Building Inspector and 2IC, he brings passion,enthusiasm and leadership to the team; his focus will be on conducting a thorough inspection of the property without compromise and providing excellent customer service to all our clients.

Reece currently holds the following licences and qualifications:

  • QBCC Builder license
  • Trade contractor (Carpentry) license
  • Completed Residential Building Inspection license
  • Cert IV in Building and Construction
  • Cert IV OH & S.
Karyn Howard

Karyn Howard

Cert IV Building & Construction Contracts Admin

Operations Manager

Karyn is the first point of contact for all inspection bookings and enquiries. She has worked in the Building and Construction industry for over 6 years and have had extensive experience in new home construction with a project builder.

Karyn brings structure and coordination to our Inspectors in all the States we operate in. It can be a logistical nightmare at times, but Karyn has taken the responsibility and has made the Operations department run like clockwork.

Karyn has completed her Certificate IV in Contracts Administration and have completed several subjects in her Certificate IV (Building & Construction). She is a valued member of the leadership team is available to answer all enquiries. Call now on 07 5573 6663 or 0417 234 254.

Rod Hillberg

Rod Hillberg

CertTrain&Asses

Building Consultant

Rod has been with K-Spec since the beginning. He brings to the team many years of practical experience in the Building and Construction industry. Rod’s practical experiences comes from many years on the tools as a a Hydraulics Techinican, Building  / Facilities Managements Services, Maintenance, and Safety Officer.

Rod also serves the community as a Group Leader for the Carrara SES and have been the officer in charge since 1992.

Justyn Gibson

Justyn Gibson

CertBldg

Building Consultant/Pool Safety Inspector

Justyn manages and oversees our regional NSW inspections. He holds a Builder – Low Rise license, a Pool Inspectors license and has completed his Residential Building Inspector’s course with Master Builders – QLD.

Justyn has worked in the Building and Construction industry for over 20 years as a leading hand, Carpenter and Site Supervisor. He brings to the team a practical dynamic and logical applications to all inspections. He is a valuable member of the team, who enjoys the great outdoors and travelling.

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