Santrev Dream Statement

Our dream is to assemble an innovative, committed and professional team of people to develop new systems to produce world-class agricultural solutions.

Working in partnership with farmers and industry leaders to research and develop efficient, high-performance complete systems that include equipment, buildings, and management techniques.

Our partnerships with clients continue well beyond the completion of individual projects so we can understand fully what is important to each and every grower we work with.

An honest and reliable family culture at Santrev is an important foundation to deliver for our clients.

Vicki Thomson
Finance Manager

Vicki is a Certified Public Accountant with over 20 years’ experience in the construction industry. She is responsible for the financial management of the business and oversees the Santrev finance team. Vicki takes pride in providing accurate and timely reporting both within the business and to external stakeholders. With a Masters’ degree in Commerce, Vicki has a focus on continuing education and staying current with changes in technology and systems development. This supports her emphasis on continual improvement within the business.

Vicki will extend her knowledge and experience as Finance Manager to the team at FarmMark.

In her spare time, Vicki enjoys spending time with her family, running, yoga and being outdoors.

Sandy Freiberg
Payroll/Accounts/HR and WHS Coordinator

Sandy joined the team in 2014 with a certificate II in Business and Administration and over 10 years’ experience in administrative roles. Sandy has a vast knowledge of accounts payable/receivable, payroll, data entry, bank reconciliation, debt collections and customer service. It is important to Sandy to succeed in all aspects of her role.

In 2014 Sandy was located in South Australia as Onsite Administrator assisting the Project Managers, Site Supervisors and onsite crew with the administration, payroll and accommodation. She moved back to Queensland in 2017 and is responsible for Payroll, Accounts, HR and WH&S. Her duties include providing support in the recruitment hiring process, coordinating all workers compensation incident/claims, assisting industrial relations matters, overseeing induction programs and updating policies and procedures.

With the recent merger with FarmMark Sandy will also support their team in Accounts, HR and WHS.

In Sandy’s spare time she enjoys fishing and camping with her family.

David Kruger
Development Manager

David brings a wealth of experience in poultry farm management. In the last 12 years, David has managed poultry farm operations focusing on improving performance and reducing costs together with trialling and implementing new technologies in free-range farming and environmentally managed shedding. David has been involved in many poultry site developments in Australia from concept to fully completed and operational sites. David will assist growers to improve their operation by using his experience and comprehensive understanding of day-to-day tasks on a poultry farm.

Ruby Gough
Lead Team Administrator

Ruby joined Santrev in 2015, as a purchasing administrator until she progressed into an Administrative role while working in the Marketing and Sales department. Ruby enjoys keeping our clients well informed about our latest builds/news, and meeting deadlines for events. Ruby is also responsible for keeping online platforms updated, creating new content and growing awareness for Santrev, Santrev Solar and FarmMark. In 2020 Ruby started a new position as the Lead Team Administrator, where she is responsible for providing support to executives and continuing to manage the marketing activities.

In her spare time, Ruby loves reading and enjoys spending time with her Staffordshire, Jack.

Adam Berry
Construction Manager

Adam has a passion for all things construction bringing over 25 years’ experience in the construction industry. He is a licensed carpenter, registered builder, and qualified Project Manager. Adam has a focus on client delivery, undertaking any challenge, adopting a team ‘win-win’ outcome. This builds successful ongoing relationships, with an engaging safety culture. Adam is ‘hands-on’ from conception to completion accounting for every detail throughout every project.

He enjoys building new working relationships with clients providing them with clear concise communication throughout the project and ensuring the project deliverables are achieved with minimal disruptions.

Adam puts his all into every project and is always upskilling his talents. He has a Cert IV in Building and Construction, Diploma in Project Management and is undertaking a Diploma in Building and Construction.

In Adam’s spare time he loves spending time with his family and is a rugby enthusiast.

Mathew Fleming
Project Manager

Mathew started with Santrev in 2007 as a qualified carpenter. He has over 10 years' experience as a Site Supervisor and has built many poultry sheds across Australia and abroad. Mathew has since moved into the Santrev office and has undertaken a Diploma in Project Management. He uses his knowledge of constructing sheds to schedule timelines and manage projects from concept to completion.

In Mat’s spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and sons.

 

 

 

Ashan Senarath
Design Draftsman

Ashan joined the Santrev team in 2012 with an Associate Degree in Civil Engineering from South Bank Institute of Technology. He has over 8 years of industry experience in architectural, structural and shop drawing drafting. Ashan has taken projects from the concept design through to site delivery.

The projects have ranged in size from being very small renovation to existing structures with short time frames to large and complex projects which require work in multidisciplinary teams to achieve a successful outcome. His key strengths are in 3D design, drafting and estimating. He is using Autodesk Revit, Inventor & Advance Steel extensively since the entry into the industry. He endeavours for broad customer satisfaction and to ensure a long-lasting client relationship is maintained.

In Ashan’s spare time he loves to travel around Australia and a big fan of cricket!

Adrianna Warren
Contract Administrator

Adrianna recently joined Santrev with over 17 years’ experience in procurement, strategic sourcing and contract administration in the construction industry as a Procurement Manager/Contract Administrator. Adrianna brings to Santrev a Bachelor of Law (Engineering and Construction) graduating from the Queensland University of Technology. Adrianna is committed to her personal growth through continued education and has gained Procurement and Contract Management experience through CIPS (The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply) and completed a certification in Queensland Purchasing Level 4.

Adrianna is driven by proficiency to facilitate and manage goods and services and commercial contracts. Her strong contract management and strategic sourcing skills play a pivotal role in ensuring clients’ requirements are met. Adrianna has recently moved into a full-time role of Contracts Administrator for Santrev.

In Adrianna’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, camping, day trips and is interested in ancient history.

Kate West
Procurement Manager

Kate brings to Santrev many years’ experience within the Poultry & Pork Industries with prior roles in Purchasing & Logistics before taking up employment with FarmMark Pty Ltd (now a sister company) as Project Co-ordinator.

Kate strives on being organized with a high degree of accuracy, which requires critical business decisions to ensure “Just in time” delivery to meet project timelines. Kate liaises closely with Customers, Project Mangers, International suppliers, Freight Forwarders and Australian suppliers to ensure equipment and materials are delivered on time and within budget.

In Kate’s spare time she enjoys all things related to travel, outdoors and spending time with family and friends.

Shania Swann
Operations Assistant

Shania joined Santrev in 2017 in the role of Administration Assistant completing a Certificate III in Business Administration. Once completed her certificate, Shania moved into an operations support role where she assisted the Operations and Procurement department to ensure the smooth running of all Santrev sites. Shania left Santrev in 2019 to further her career in the construction industry however, she has since returned to Santrev in the role of Operations Assistant. Shania is heavily involved in the day to day running of all Santrev Sites, working closely with Santrev Construction Manager Adam Berry and Project Manager Mathew Fleming. Shania supports the Procurement department with raising purchase acquisitions and other tasks when required.

In her spare time, Shania enjoys spending time with her family and completing renovations on her 1914 Queenslander.

Angus Moody-Stone
Business Trainee

Angus joined Santrev as a Business Trainee undertaking a Certificate in Business. Since merging with FarmMark Angus has been assisting the FarmMark team in the warehouse whilst continuing his study.

Justin Brown
Chief Executive Officer – Santrev Solar

Justin is an accomplished Project Manager with 20 years’ experience leading projects across health, oil and gas, coal mining, transport logistics, rail and steel making industries in the UK, Australia, and New Zealand. His passion is identifying, scoping and introducing innovative technologies and innovation into mature industrial and agricultural markets. Justin is keen to lead the conversion of the poultry sector to solar energy sourced power helping farmers take back control of their energy costs, improve operational profitability and reduce their greenhouse gas emissions