Chief Executive Officer
Previously serving in the Director of Corporate & Community Services since 2009, David brings over 23 years of Corporate & Financial Management to the Etheridge Shire with 15 of those years in a Banking & Finance environment.
David was born and bred in Rockhampton and has lived and worked throughout Queensland both in large metropolitan cities and small rural western towns. Prior to joining Etheridge Shire in 2009, David was with the Isaac Regional Council and Broadsound Shire Council in Central Queensland where he held a similar position.
David was a former president of the Local Government Finance Professionals of Queensland and served on the Executive Committee for a total of 8 years, with three years as President, and is also a fellow member of the Local Government Managers Association of Queensland. David was awarded the 2016 Finance Professional of the Year through the Local Government Finance Professionals of Queensland.David is a keen golfer and in his past played representative soccer and cricket both in his junior and senior days.