Jane Briginshaw

DSE Panel Co-Chair

Jane specialises in

  • design policy development and innovation
  • building standards in government departments and government agencies
  • quality and sustainability in housing, schools and planning
  • Urban and rural sustainable development, city and estate planning and regeneration

Experienced Committee Chair, Community Leader and Campaigner underpinned by a suite of skills incorporating high level communications, strategic thinking, leadership and advocacy.

Major pieces of work include five years advising government ministers on Building Schools for the Future for the Department for Children, Schools and Families; five years leading design and sustainability strategy and research for the government housing and land agency the Homes and Communities Agency and chairing Design South East design reviews; an early career as practising architect and lecturer in architecture, and a term as Local Councillor