Join us for our annual Master Builders SA HiViZ Women Building SA Luncheon with Alison Mirams, Chief Executive Officer Roberts Co.
We will also have a panel discussion conducted by Jess Adamson, an award-winning journalist with 24 years of trajectory covering the world’s biggest news stories.
More about our event speakers
Alison Mirams, Chief Executive Officer, Roberts Co
Alison Mirams is the founding Chief Executive Officer of Roberts Co. Alison is deeply passionate about addressing the systemic issues that exist in the construction industry and attracting and retaining more women in the industry.
Alison has worked in the construction industry for 25 years. Prior to establishing Roberts Co, Alison led the NSW /ACT regional business unit for Lendlease’s Building business for nearly three years. Prior to joining Lendlease, Alison enjoyed a successful 16-year career at Multiplex, rising from contracts administrator to regional director.
Alison is a member of the NSW PCA Division Council, a Director of the UNSW Foundation Board, a member of the Advisory Board for Aero PM and chairs the Advisory Council for UNSW Faculty of Arts, Design and Architecture. Alison received the Laing O’Rourke Business Woman of the Year award at the 2018 NAWIC NSW Awards for Excellence.
Jess Adamson, Journalist and Former 7 News Presenter
Jess Adamson is an award-winning journalist, event host/facilitator and speaker.
In her 24 years at the Seven Network, she covered some of the world’s biggest news stories including the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami in Banda Aceh, the Bali bombings, drug trials of Michelle Leslie and the Bali 9, the Beaconsfield Mine disaster, the Sydney and Beijing Olympic Games and the 2008 Tour de France.
Jess was Seven’s top rating Weekend News Presenter from 2014-2020.
She is a passionate ambassador for the Royal Flying Doctor Service and CanTeen, the Australian organisation for young people living with cancer, as well as a Board Member of the Breakthrough Mental Health Research Foundation and Sids and Kids SA.
Panel of Speakers