principal designer & cardiff architects manager
A qualified architect since 1983, Stella has over 35 years' experience working as a Designer and Principal Designer in private practice and for the past 15 years for Local Authority. She is currently leading the City's Architects group and has delivered CDM Principal Designer roles in non-housing Projects Design and Development for Cardiff Council since 2004.
Stella became a member of APS in 1995 and a Fellow in 2006, served as Wales Regional Chair from 2007 to 2011 and a Director from 2013. She has recently completed the role of UK wide APS President, taking office in October 2018.
Among many other commitments to furthering Health & Safety in construction, Stella has is currently sitting on the London HQ HSE SEE Committee for Small and Medium Enterprises and is a past Director of Constructing Excellence in Wales. Stella has served as Chair and is still an Executive Committee member of the South Wales Construction Safety Group.