Hugh is an urban planner at GHD, a leading international engineering company, and guest lecturer at RMIT and the University of Melbourne. Since commencing with GHD in 2016, Hugh has worked on a variety of projects, including for the Level Crossing Removal Authority, North East Link, Western Distributor Authority and the Office of the Victorian Government Architect. Hugh is the outgoing State Convenor of the Victorian Young Planners committee for the Planning Institute of Australia. He holds a Master of Urban Planning (Honours) and Bachelor of Environments from the University of Melbourne. With his John Monash Scholarship Hugh will undertake a Master of Science in Urban Planning at the London School of Economics. Hugh plans to lead the development of smart and inclusive cities through public policy and the provision of sustainable infrastructure.