Meet the Tempus Team and find out what we can do for you
Tempus Design Studio is a Mackay based Building Design firm with extensive experience in the Mackay and Whitsunday region. We specialise in unique, custom designs to suit the client's specifications, the landscape and our tropical climate. Whether you are planning a new residence, an extension, renovating an existing building or would like interior design advice, Tempus Design Studio can help you with your upcoming project. We pride ourselves on forming great relationships with our clients and enjoy being a part of this exciting process.
Tamica Lewis Director | Building Designer - Medium Rise
Tamica is the Director of Tempus Design Studio and is our licenced Building Designer (Medium Rise) she has been involved in the Building and Construction Industry since 2005. Tamica studied at CQU and obtained her Bachelor of Building Design. Other achievements include a Certificate IV in Engineering at CQI of TAFE and recognition as an Endorsed Sustainable Building Designer.
Tamica has maintained an active role in the BDAQ (Building Designers Association of Queensland) and is now State Vice President of the Association. Tamica was also elected to the role of National President for the NABD (National Association of Building Designers). Other memberships include the QMBA (Queensland Master Builders Association) and is a Women in Building Award recipient. Tamica is also a member and Director of BEDI (Built Environment Design Institute Ltd).
“I have formed many great relationships with local Building and Construction Professionals and I pride myself on the service I provide my clients and the relationships I form. I offer a high level service to my clients which include the use of 3D modelling with virtual walk-throughs to deliver a quality experience.” (Tamica)
Madison Strutynski Building Designer - Low Rise
Madison Strutynski is also a Building Designer. Madison is a local who has studied a bachelor of architectural design at the University of Queensland, Brisbane graduating in 2012. Madison has experience working for an Architectural firm in Brisbane on commercial, public and multi-residential housing projects.
After moving back to Mackay, we welcomed her to the Tempus Team in early November 2013 as an Architectural Drafter. In May 2016 Madison completed the first major step in her Building Design career when she obtained her Low Rise License. Madison is inspired about designing for the North Queensland climate and open style living. Whilst studying she enjoyed energy efficient design, designing for small spaces and multi-housing living for the future. With two talented designers now in house we are excited to be able to offer a diverse range of building design solutions!
“I am inspired about designing for the North Queensland climate, open style living and pushing the boundaries between indoor and outdoor living. I enjoy creating active living spaces and designing for a more entertaining and relaxed lifestyle here in Mackay and the Whitsundays.” (Madison)
Kathryn Annetts Building Designer
Kathryn Annetts is the newest addition to the Tempus Team having joined us in 2016 as an Architectural Drafter. Kathryn, a Mackay local, recently graduated from CQ University with a Bachelor of Building Design with Distinction and is busily working towards her Low Rise Building Designer Licence.
The work experience and practical components that Kathryn completed during her studies have ensured a smooth transition into the Tempus Team, bringing with her a fresh perspective that compliments our office dynamic and fits in with our creative style.
"I enjoy using the latest innovative materials to increase the sustainability of a design whilst giving it a visual edge. I find natural, earthy finishes with contrasts and clean lines visually appealing and I enjoy the challenge of creating unique designs that exceed our clients' expectations." (Kathryn)