The current Building Service Contractors Association of Australia - Queensland Division Board of Directors are:
Mark Nipper – President
With over 30 years’ experience in the Commercial Cleaning sector, Mark has extensive hands on industry knowledge. Starting as a cleaner in the late 1990’s, Mark has worked his way through the ranks to be the owner and Managing Director of Sharman Property Services. Having performed operational, administrative and sales roles during his career, Mark has a comprehensive understanding about the challenges faced by business owners within our industry. Embracing the benefits of education, Mark has completed a Masters of Business Administration, a Bachelor of Science and the capstone Directors course with the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Matthew Evans - Vice President
Matthew has over 10 years experience in the Cleaning/Facilities industry. He has been in his current role as Manager of One Team Clean for over 5 years which involves all facets of managing a family owned business - H.R., payroll, client relations, tendering, business development, labour and administration.
Matthew joined the BSCAA Queensland Board in May 2019.
Mark Hohn - Director
Mark is the Managing Director of CMBM Facility Services and joined the BSCAA board in 2017. CMBM is a leading provider of cleaning, maintenance, building and facility management services. Mark has 15 years in the facility services industry and is directly accountable for sales, operations and service delivery throughout Queensland to a large range of sectors. He is a graduate of the AICD and holds a Diploma in Business and Management. Mark joined the BSCAA board in 2017.
Kim Puxty – Director
Kim has worked within the cleaning industry for over 25 years and has completed several industry-related courses including a collection of Internal Auditing courses, Cert I & II in Occupational Health & Safety Risk Management and Cert IV in Business Administration, Diploma in Management, Governance for Directors and Financial Training for Board Members of Registered Industrial Organisations. Kim is a Justice of Peace (Qualified) and a Graduate Member of the AICD.
Kim has been actively involved as a Board Director on the BSCAA Queensland Board since 2010, a past president of BSCAA Qld (2016-2019), National President of BSCAA National board (2019 to current), and a Board Member of QLeave since 2011.
Brian Ellem – Director
Brian Ellem is the founder of Ellems Cleaning Services Pty Ltd and has over 40 years’ experience in the cleaning industry. Before starting his own company Brian worked as an Operations Manager in Wollongong, New South Wales for a period of 7 years, where he was in control of accounts such as BHP Port Kembla Works. He then transferred to the role of State Manager for Pritchard Services. Brian then started his own company, Ellems Cleaning Services Pty Ltd, in 1984. Brian has been involved with BSCAA for over 20 years and held the role of President for BSCAA Queensland Division for 2 years in 2011. In 2009 he was awarded life membership in recognition of his distinguished services to BSCAA.
James Holder - Director
James has over 10 years experience in the facilities sector; and is currently the National Business Development Manager for Springmount services having previously held roles in operations, Administration and Business Development and General Manager - QLD/NT with responsibility for leading a business unit employing several hundred staff. James holds a Diploma of Business & Management and is currently undertaking an MBA at UQ.
James joined the BSCAA Queensland Board ini May 2019.
Michael Ryan - Director
Michael is currently the General manager for Pickwick Group - Integrated Facilities Services; he manages multiples aspects of business operations, business development and strategic marketing in a busy and ever-changing environment.
Michael joined the BSCAA Queensland Board in November 2020.
Bianca Elliott - Director
Bianca has been involved with the commercial cleaning sector for over 19 years. In 2019 Bianca was appointed the Finance Manager of Commercial Property Cleaning; a family owned and locally operated commercial cleaning company operating throughout Queensland since 1995. Bianca drives the business by delivering innovative cleaning outcomes, being an active promoter of gender equality and indigenous engagement, and ensures the company achieves set sustainability targets.
Bianca joined the Board in 2021.
Christina Hull - Secretariat
As the Secretariat Christina is a point of call for all BSCAA Queensland inquiries, is responsible for organising the BSCAA Queensland events and looks after the administration of the company.
Christina also organises the companies board meetings and works with the board to develop a strategic plan for the Association, and is responsible for the production of all BSCAA Queensland member events.
Christina joined BSCAA Queensland in 2019.