Nicole Neal, General Manager HSES at McConnell Dowell Constructors, brings over two decades of leadership to her role, including tenure as a Chief Executive and Director in the consulting side of the industry. Her extensive background in environmental and sustainability management has been instrumental in shaping major civil infrastructure projects nationally and internationally.

Nicole is a recognised mentor, shaping the future of the industry through her roles in programs such as the Roads Australia Fellowship and the ISC RISE Mentoring Program. Her influence extends through her active participation in key industry groups, advocating for sustainable practices and continuous improvement in HSES practices.