Our team combines deep experience in body corporate and related fire safety and workplace health and safety services, business operations including real estate, property management, business improvement, corporate governance and business effectiveness ensuring we are best placed to assist in meeting your obligations as a body corporate and deliver the ultimate Body Corporate experience for our clients.
Shirley has an impressive career in administration and small business management, and has also achieved success in real estate sales.
For the past seven years, she has been working in the body corporate sector, initially managing the services division of a leading body corporate management company in Brisbane. As manager, she set about restructuring the business, setting up new systems to coordinate a team of contractors in dedicated areas of Queensland and expanding the service offering with great success.
Having a good knowledge of body corporate over the past 25 years from an owner and committee member perspective, and having worked in cooperation with body corporate managers across Queensland, she has an extensive insight into body corporate operations, and has further enhanced her knowledge, by studying all aspects of the Act to ensure the highest level of service delivery to clients.
In 2011, Shirley gained her Fire Safety Adviser qualification and later completed a course in Property Risk and Compliance Management with the National Safety Council of Australia. This course focussed directly on risk management for Bodies Corporate and facilities managed complexes, giving her a good working knowledge of Body Corporate requirements. She currently holds a Trade Contractor licence in Emergency Procedures with the Queensland Building and Construction Commission and is fully licensed to conduct fire safety inspections and associated services for Bodies Corporate.
Shirley has been a resident of the Whitsundays since 2003 and is excited to now be able to offer a superior experience to Bodies Corporate locally.
Stewart is an energetic body corporate manager with a proven results orientated approach to the management of both large and small body corporates in the region.
Stewart has an extensive background in management consulting, holds a Masters of Business Administration, and is a Certified Management Consultant.
He is a highly respected and qualified business consultant, having consulted to top level corporations and government departments both within Australia and overseas, as well as assisting a myriad of small to medium sized businesses to improve and grow.
Stewart is a qualified non executive director, having graduated from the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He applies his knowledge of risk and governance to ensure Bodies Corporate are fully compliant with the Act and institute mechanisms to protect lot owners from consequential risks.
He brings a wealth of expertise to the business and has a good understanding of the BCCM Act 1997 and associated Module Regulations to enhance his offering in Body Corporate management.
Stewart knows how to structure business to minimise risk and costs and is applying these skills to improve the services we offer to Bodies Corporate.
He has exceptional communication and negotiation skills, essential attributes to manage conflict and also to secure the best supply effective contracts for Bodies Corporate for insurance, maintenance services and building services.
Stewart has also lived and worked in the Whitsundays for many years, and is delighted to be part of the Aspire team.
Christine has deep experience in real estate, Body Corporate Management, and customer service, having worked in these industries for over 14 years.
She has a demonstrated capability in all matters concerning the administration and preparation of the books of accounts for Body Corporates utilising the industry standard integrated Strata Solution Stratamax, When combined with EFT and electronic banking management, this system streamlines and de-risks the financial processing of Body Corporate accounts and provides information that can be viewed by lot owners on the web portal gateway.
Christine brings a detail minded approach, combined with an energetic and customer focused mindset to manage the accounting administration of each Body Corporate including levy management, accounts payable and banking.
She has proven communications and management skills, having held administration positions in events management and conference organisation that are utilised to increase transparency in communications with Bodies Corporate..
Christine has been a resident of the Whitsundays for 30 years and is passionate about keeping local business vibrant.
Belinda has a long established career spanning small business ownership, real estate sales and extensive administration roles. As a current active member of body corporate committees, she also has a good basic understanding of body corporate governance and process.
Belinda is assistant to Shirley Hendry and very capably looks after the day to day administrative tasks associated with strata management and will be stepping into a more involved role with body corporate management as she progresses.
Rebecca is assistant to Stewart Key and is the newest member of our staff. Rebecca has an extensive background in tourism and marketing, including managing the front office of a large five star accommodation complex in Airlie Beach. Her role with Aspire is to provide administrative assistance to Stewart Key in the management of an extensive portfolio of buildings, including a growing clientele on Hamilton Island.