Celebrating People, Projects, Culture – Hayball Promotions 2021

10 March 2021

Authored by Hayball

Hayball is pleased to announce leadership promotions across the national practice, naming two new Principals, three Senior Associates and 10 Associates across its Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney studios.

Sarah Buckeridge and Tom Jordan, Co-Managing Directors said, “The past year has demonstrated the dedication and excellence of our staff as they have risen to the many challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.”

“We recognise the leadership in design, collaboration, innovation, sustainability and client service shown by these committed individuals over the course of their careers at Hayball. Congratulations to the newly elevated staff members. We look forward to building on our strong practice culture and reputation for open exchange, research, design excellence and to continually provide rewarding careers for our staff.”

The following people have been promoted:


Liza Ringdahl

With significant experience in education, commercial and retail projects throughout Australia, Liza works with the state government to develop strategic frameworks and guidelines as well as private clients to deliver major projects throughout Queensland. Her work blends conceptual design rigour with a strong sense of place influenced by her background in research and neuroscientific principles.

Rob Marcen

Since joining Hayball in 2007, Rob has had a significant role in advancing the practice’s Design Technology capabilities. With a career equally weighted between architectural projects and specialist technology and BIM leadership, Rob advances new digital thinking in all aspects of the practice; intrinsic to the making of architecture.


Senior Associates

Jade Yew, Kit Ku and Robert Mosca.



Brooke Fuller, Catharina Lee, Dani Martin, Emma Chrisp, Emma Parkinson, Hanif Agharazy, James Cristallo, Jean-Francois Lagace, Jean-Francois Laroche and Steve Jones.

Congratulations to all!


Now, we invite you to hear from this year’s elevated staff…