Rhys completed his studies for a Spatial Planning and Development Masters degree at Cardiff University, whilst working part-time at LRM Planning during 2018-2019. In September 2019, Rhys joined as a full-time member of the team at LRM.
Rhys’s work consists of site appraisals, assisting in the pre-application consultation process and preparing supporting documents for residential planning applications, primarily for housing associations, and Local Authority Housing teams. Rhys is well-versed in drafting Planning Statements, Design and Access Statements, Pre-Application Consultation documentation and application forms. Rhys also has experience of coordinating development teams, negotiating with Planning Officers, and coordinating discharge of condition processes.
A Welsh speaker originally from North Wales, Rhys has gained experience working across Authorities in South and Mid Wales, including involvement on residential-led older persons mixed use schemes with community elements in Cardiff & Caerphilly.