James McLellan has provided an outstanding contribution to the surveying industry over the past 12 years both through his role as a Registered and Licensed Surveyor, and his educational role with the New South Wales TAFE as lecturer in their vocational surveying course.
James describes his motivation to teach surveying skills to others as a way of mentoring and sharing his accumulated knowledge gained throughout his 12 years in the surveying profession. James is an active member of the Murray Group of Surveyors and the staff at TAFE NSW value James’s expert knowledge and professional status within the surveying community, where he has gained many career achievements in a short timeframe. James is an excellent ambassador for the surveying profession and outstanding role model for surveying students. These exceptional qualities make him a worthy recipient of such a prestigious award.