Meet The Team


Matthew Nichol (B.Bus (Hons)), Director and Principal Economist

Matthew has been working in regional economics since his work with Ian Pinge developing and supporting early versions of REMPLAN and associated research and consulting commissions.  Matthew specialises in applied research and consulting, new product and service development (Tourism Module, Gap Module, Workforce Module, Public Access Online Economic Profile), training and education.

Matthew is currently working on projects that integrate regional economic development with strategic planning at a municipal level.

Tony Moore (B.Bus), Director and Principal Economist

Tony has been working in regional economics since 2003 when he joined the Centre for Sustainable Regional Communities at La Trobe University.  Amongst his work in developing and supporting REMPLAN, Tony has focused on making REMPLAN user friendly and easy to understand.  Tony specialises in the compilation of regional matrices for input into REMPLAN, ongoing development of the REMPLAN software product (visually and functionally), development of a product web page for REMPLAN, sales presentations and training, detailed analysis of regional economies using REMPLAN, desktop research and primary data gathering through locally designed survey instruments, preparation of data for various reports and consultancies.


Teresa Bullock-Smith (B.Econ), Senior Economist

Teresa is a qualified Economist and has extensive economic research, consulting and strategic experience having held senior management positions in both the private and public sectors.  Teresa’s expertise include: strategic analysis, socio-economic, planning and demographic analysis, market research and forecasting, economic modelling, land use viability, project planning and input to feasibilities.  

Teresa manages the Queensland REMPLAN office on the Gold Coast at Robina. The Robina office services our Queensland and Northern New South Wales clients who use the REMPLAN economic model as well as providing additional consulting resources to our clients at the national level.

Shayne Campi, Research Analyst

Shayne’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Commerce and a Graduate Diploma in Education. Shayne’s previous experience in case management and job placement in the employment services industry has resulted in a strong interest in the labour force. Previous studies in Vocation Education and Training also underpin her keen interest in business administration.

Shayne is responsible for building REMPLAN’s workforce data sets, as well as undertaking consultancy projects and providing insights into the economy’s workforce. Shayne has excellent customer service skills, responding to customer queries with quality information and advice.

Shayne has recently played a lead role in building the 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 and 2011 Census database that underpins our new REMPLAN Community products.

Danielle Hartland, Research Analyst

Danielle works in REMPLAN's Queensland office, providing support to clients of the REMPLAN economic and community modelling system.  Danielle is also working on research and consulting projects for clients including economic impact assessments, workforce profiling, skills gap analysis, statistical analysis and report writing.

Prior to joining REMPLAN, Danielle's expertise has been in socio-economic analysis, with a comprehensive approach taken in order to identify and evaluate potential project constraints and opportunities early in the process.



Nick Byrne (M Env Plg, B App Sci MPIA), Principal Consultant


Nick is a strategic planner with extensive experience working within State and Local Government settings and as a private consultant.  Nick has a breadth of experience that has included strategic land use planning, business case strategy and preparation, City Centre place making, integrated transport planning and regional policy development.

Nick has recently joined the REMPLAN team to strengthen the link between economics and planning.  Nick will support product development and lead a range of consultancy activity.


Software Developers

David Wallis

David is the lead software developer for our new REMPLAN Community product, and over the years has single handed developed REMPLAN Economy versions 2 and 3, including the transition of REMPLAN Economy 3 into an online “cloud” application.  David is a clever cookie!    

Damien Irving

REMPLAN products have previously been login-access resources.  Damien has taken us into the public realm and has been the driving force in developing REMPLAN online economic and community profiles.  Complementing Damien’s skills as a software developer are his keen sense of design and an ability to create intuitive interfaces.


Who's using REMPLAN?

REMPLAN is used by councils, government departments and private businesses all across Australia. Here are just some of our clients.
Contact us to arrange a demonstration or for more info
1300 737 443

Get in Touch

Victoria Office
67 Wills Street
Bendigo VIC 3550

1300 737 443
Queensland Office
Suite 101
232 Robina Town Centre Drive
Robina QLD 4226

1300 737 443

About Us

At REMPLAN we are a team of economists, demographers and software developers. We develop online analytical tools and information resources for economic development and planning practitioners in local, state and federal government agencies, consulting firms, university researchers and students.

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