100 Women in Property
Participant Biographies 

Fiona Venn, Associate Director - WSP

SPONSOR: Mark Truebridge, Technical Director -Vision Design

Fiona Venn

Fiona is a specialist lighting designer with extensive experience in the fields of architecture, engineering and light artworks. She leads the WSP Vision Design team in Sydney. Fiona is interested in light and its interaction with environments, the emotional qualities of light as experienced by people and the creation of active, well-lit spaces. She has won numerous awards including the 2016 IES Lighting Design Award for Newcastle Courthouse, and Flinders University Adelaide. Fiona has a keen interest in education and is a guest supervisor for the UTS Masters of Lighting Design in 2017. She has published many articles on the subject of light including ”Lighting up Dark Spaces” published in 2017. Fiona is a member of Women on Boards and is attending the 2017 Next Generation of Female Leaders Program. She is a member of the Illumination Engineering Society of Australia and served on the NSW Chapter Board of Directors.