Excellence In Housing Awards 2023 Winner


Skope Constructions is managed by John and Brent Carolan. Together they combine to provide over 40 years of experience in the disciplines of Construction & Project Management, Quantity Surveying and Property Economics.

This includes the construction of over 100 residential, commercial and industrial projects covering a diverse range of construction methods and techniques. Construction projects completed under their management have ranged between $500,000 and $15,000,000.

Skope Constructions’ structure and management systems have been developed to reflect our mission statement. We believe this provides our clients and design consultants with peace of mind in construction, administration and post contract maintenance.

Our Team Members



John commenced his career in the construction industry in 1993. His experience includes roles as a Quantity Surveyor, Contracts Administrator, Project Manager and Construction Manager. In 1996 he graduated from the University of Technology, Sydney with a Bachelor of Construction Economics and has since obtained a Diploma of Project Management, and an Advanced Diploma in WHS. John's experience in construction includes aged care construction and refurbishments, prestige residential homes, multi-residential & affordable housing, and commercial / industrial / civil projects. He has acquired strong knowledge and experience, and an appreciation for quality, deadlines and budgets, whilst working with a number of the industry's leading consultants. As Director of Skope Constructions since 2006, he provides the company with the necessary skills required for the successful delivery of a broad range of construction projects.

brent carolan


After graduating with a Bachelor of Business, Brent joined Price Waterhouse, undertaking his Professional Year studies and becoming a Chartered Accountant and Certified Tax Adviser in 1995. Brent entered the construction industry in the role of Chief Financial Officer in 1995. Brent subsequently achieved a Diploma in Building and Construction, becoming a Licenced Building Supervisor. More recently Brent has gained a Diploma in Quality Auditing. Brent’s experience extends to residential, commercial and industrial construction as well as civil road and site remediation work.



Rhys has gained a diverse range of experience in the building industry with Skope, both before and after attainment of his Bachelor of Construction Management at the University of Western Sydney in 2014. Since his commencement with Skope, Rhys has spent time on our building sites, as well as gaining solid experience in the administration and contract management of projects.


OFFICE manager

Tanya is responsible for the smooth operation of our head office, and maintains a tight control over accounts management and reconciliation. Tanya holds a Certificate IV in Credit Management, and continues to be integral in the maintenance and improvement of our business practices.

Khushboo Waghela

Contracts Administrator

Khushboo has acquired a Bachelor of Architecture and a Masters in
Construction Management. With a background in Estimation, Design Operations, Project coordination and Management, Khushboo is a valuable member of our project delivery team.
She has acquired a high level of skill in interpreting drawings, quantity take-offs, cost estimation and contract negotiation skills. She has worked closely with principal architects on multiple projects, which has enhanced her attention to detail.

Joey Asnicar

Contracts Administrator

Joey is currently completing his Construction Management degree at the
University of Technology, Sydney. From a family associated with the
building industry, he gained extensive site experience from a young age,
and his technical skills and knowledge complement the type of projects
SKOPE undertakes. His ability to problem solve and communicate with
clients, site staff, subcontractors and suppliers contributes greatly to
the success of our projects.

Guy Smith

Site Supervisor

Guy holds Certificates in Carpentry & Joinery from the Sydney Institute of
Technology, and an Associate Diploma of Applied Science (building).
Throughout Guy's career, he has held positions as Carpenter, Head
Carpenter, Foreman and Project Manager. He has supervised many SKOPE
projects over the past 10 years, and has been integral in the delivery of
residential, aged care and commercial projects over this period.

Steve Thornborough

Site Supervisor

Steve holds a Certificate IV in Building and Construction, and was awarded
carpentry Apprentice of The Year with Australand in 2008.
Steve has extensive experience in bespoke home construction, and takes
pride in delivering SKOPE projects to very high standards. His knowledge
and experience in the construction process, from demolition to handing over
the keys is essential to the delivery of our bespoke projects.

Mark Cooke

Site Supervisor

Mark is a qualified Carpenter & Joiner, and has spent many years in the
cabinetry / joinery sector of the building industry. Mark has an excellent
eye for detail and is meticulous in his approach to the delivery of each
project. He is predominantly involved with our aged care maintenance
projects, and is on call for emergency projects that regularly arise.