Chris Jenkins – Director of Architecture & Design

chris.jenkins@futurehabitats.com.au

Chris Jenkins

Chris Jenkins, Director of Architecture & Design

EDUCATION
1989 University of Technology, Sydney: 
Bachelor of Architecture

1989 N.S.W Architects Registration Board, Registered Architect No. 5287

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
1972 – 1975 Edwards Madigan Torzillo & Briggs ,
Architectural Draftsman

1976 – 1983 Gordon Jenkins & Associates, Architectural Draftsman

1984 – 1989 Chris Jenkins Design, Creative Director

1992 – Present Chris Jenkins Design – Architects, Architect / Creative Director

OTHER EXPERIENCE

1994 – 2003 Committee Member President

1994 – 1996 Main Street Committee, Port Macquarie Hastings Council

1994 – 1998 Building Sub- Committee, Port Macquarie Base Hospital

1997 – 2003 Community Board of Advice

2000 – 2003 Chairman , Community Board of Advice, Port Macquarie Chamber of Commerce

2003 – 2004 Urban Design Advisory Committee, Australian Institute of Architects

2007 – 2014 N.S.W. State Chapter Council
2005 – Present N.S.W. Country Division Committee
2006 – 2011 Chairman, N.S.W. Country Division Committee

2012 – Present Deputy Chairman, N.S.W. Country Division Committee

 MEMBERSHIPS

Australian institute of Architects N.S.W Architects Registration Board

Current member of Port Macquarie Triathlon Club

AWARDS
1997
New South Wales Tourism Awards, Fishermans Village, Karuah, N.S.W.

1998 Australian Hotels Association Awards, Best Gaming Venue – Country Award – Bushland Tavern, Taree, N.S.W.

1999 Australian Metal Building Awards, Certificate of Merit – Pumpability Workshop & Offices, Uralla Rd. Port Macquarie

2000 Hastings Heritage & Design Awards, Winner – Non Residential Building – Pumpability Workshop & Offices, Uralla Rd. Port Macquarie

2000 Hastings Heritage & Design Awards, Commendation – Restoration or Renovation – Waterview Apartments, Clarence St. Port Macquarie

2000 Hastings Heritage & Design Awards, Commendation – Colour Schemes – Residential – House at Matthew Flinders Dr. Port Macquarie

2001 Australian Hotels Association Awards, Special Award – Finnian Irish Tavern, Port Macquarie

2003 Hastings Heritage & Design Awards, Winner – Non Residential Building – Commercial Office Building, Gordon St. Port Macquarie

2003 Hastings Heritage & Design Awards,Winner – New Residential Building – House at Hopetoun Close, Port Macquarie

2003 Hastings Heritage & Design Awards, Winner – Alterations & Additions to Non Residential Building – Port Macquarie Hotel, Port Macquarie

2003 Australian Institute of Architects NSW Country Division Awards, Commendation – New Residential Building – House at Hopetoun Close, Port Macquarie

2006 Hastings Heritage & Design Awards, Commendation – Alterations & Additions to Non Residential Building – Koala Hospital, Port Macquarie

2006 Hastings Heritage & Design Awards, Commendation – Colour Schemes – Non Residential – Koala Hospital, Port Macquarie

2010 Hastings Heritage & Design Awards, Commendation – New Residential Building – New Townhouses at The Pinnacle, Port Macquarie

Australian Hotels Association Awards. 2012 Best Redeveloped Hotel – Country Award – Finnians Irish Tavern, Port Macquarie

Australian Institute of Architects NSW Country Division Awards, Commendation – Small Projects – Davis Dental, Clarence St. Port Macquarie

2014 Australian Institute of Architects NSW Country Division Awards, Commendation – New Residential Building – House at Lighthouse Road, Port Macquarie