Ace Consulting is the Owners Corporation Manager of Ace Body Corporate Management (Elsternwick), and is a member of Strata Community Australia (SCA) Victoria.
Julie has over 25 years’ experience in the building construction industry. She has been involved in design and construction of mechanical services for commercial buildings and has managed building services for leased premises, as well as a NATA quality system for a scientific organisation.
Julie has operated her own successful strata management business for over 15 years with Ace Body Corporate Management, while fulfilling the dual role of Ace National Training Manager to 120 franchised areas nationally.
Julie has a Bachelor of Engineering, Graduate Certificate in Contract Management, Energy Management, Diploma of Mechanical Services, ISO Internal technical Auditor; and a Certificate IV in Property Services (Operations) and Certificate IV in Assessment and Training.
Julie has been on the SCA (Vic) committee since 2005 and is an active member of the executive for the Victorian chapter and assists on sub-committees for ethics, education and membership. She has attained the highest institute award FSM (Fellow Strata Manager) by SCA Vic.
Julie is the immediate past President of SCA Vic and is a current SCA National board member.
Julie presents at a number of state government, council and peak industry events on various areas of strata management.
Ray Easterbrook is a Certified Practising Strata Manager (CPSM) and has been a strata manager and Ace franchisee since 1999.
Ray previously worked in the childcare industry as an owner/manager of multiple childcare centres. Ray was also an owners corporation secretary for many years which ultimately led him to become a strata manager.
Ray enjoys maintaining his strata industry Continuing Professional Development by regularly attending numerous strata conferences and workshops in Victoria, interstate, and internationally.
As a long-time resident living near the beach, he is well aware of the harsh conditions experienced and is a specialist in the area. Ray’s length and breadth of experience means he has seen almost every issue that can be raised with an Owners Corporation.