Su Groome is an accomplished architect, planner and sustainability consultant with over eighteen years experience in diverse roles in design, planning, project management, community engagement, policy and strategy. Su is an associate and senior sustainability specialist with Arup. She trained in Adelaide and has since lived and worked in Cairns, Brisbane and Alice Springs and is now based in Perth. Su’s work focuses on assisting project teams, corporations and governments to embed sustainability principles in the planning, design and operation of buildings, infrastructure, precincts and cities.
Su’s passion is improving the global footprint of urban communities. Her work explores ways to achieve this outcome through the planning and design of cities, engaging members of the community in the process, and applying our learning in the developing world.