BUILDER & COMPANY DIRECTOR
Jarrod Holst is focused on working with every detail of a client brief to guarantee the highest level of quality on all building projects. From leading business development and cultivating commercial relationships to rolling up his sleeves for the hands-on works on site, Jarrod ensures a level of excellence is constantly maintained. His friendly and outgoing personality has attracted a team of highly qualified employees and subcontractors who together form one of the most successful design and construction companies in the South West region of WA.
Michael Lane oversees the progress of on-site works as well as supervising the subcontractors and project deliverables. Mike holds a Certificate IV in Carpentry & Joinery and is currently undertaking a Bachelor of Applied Science in Construction Management. He works alongside Jarrod ensuring quality control, safety operations and scheduled efficiencies on site. It is testimony to Mike’s skill and the competence of his team of subcontractors and suppliers that all projects are finished to absolute perfection.
PERSONAL ASSISTANT / ACCOUNTS & ADMINISTRATION
Liz McGuire manages the accounts and financial department as well as co-ordinating the busy Dunsborough office. Liz is instrumental in liaising with clients on all project costs as well as ongoing updates on the progress of construction. She is the behind-the-scenes powerhouse, keeping every aspect of the business running efficiently.
As Liz also holds a Bachelor of Science (Environmental Management) and worked in Western Australia’s National Parks for over two decades she is well placed to assist with environmental and sustainability resources in the design and planning phases in order to safeguard the conservation of your property.
Aline is our part-time administration assistant who has also spent a decade studying and working in journalism. From overseas reporting, she made a sharp turn to learn business administration and occupational health and safety fields in Australia, where she lives since 2013. Aline has also worked as office supervisor for a joinery company and as project administrator for a global organization, both based in Perth. Aline currently assists the Holst Design + Build team with accounts administration, website and photography works. Her savvy approach and diverse skills make her a formidable addition to the team.
ARCHITECT - GRAYHOUSE DESIGN
Katie has worked as an Architect for over 10 years and is the founder of design practice Grayhouse Design. After graduating from UWA with Masters in Architecture, Katie has lived and worked in Perth, Canberra and London, including her time at renowned Cox Architecture, but now considers herself lucky to call Dunsborough home.
With an interest in sustainable passive design, the use of raw and robust materials, Katie specialises in custom residential architecture that looks to the surrounding site and landscape for inspiration. Katie works closely with the Holst team and clients to refine the design to meet their needs and aspirations, coordinates the specialist consultants and manages the approval process with local authorities. She’s also a loving mum and coffee enthusiast.
INTERIOR ARCHITECT - EDITION STUDIO
Edition Studio is an Interior Design Studio committed to delivering elegant and tailored interiors, that are a true reflection of our clients. Our holistic process encompasses all phases of design, from spatial planning through to construction, with a central focus on cultivating strong working relationships with our specialist collaborators.
Edition Studio’s founder and director, Megan Meares has a diverse range of experience in residential, hotel, hospitality and commercial Interior Design. Before establishing Edition Studio in 2019, Megan worked in Melbourne with leading design practice Mim Design Studio, working as a Senior Interior Architect under the lead of Miriam Fanning.