Gavin Robins appointed director of Gascoyne Development Commission
Andrew Ward appointed director of Peel Development Commission
Terry Hill appointed director of Pilbara Development Commission
Regional Development Minister Terry Redman today announced the appointments of three directors at the Gascoyne, Peel and Pilbara development commissions.
Gavin Robins has been appointed director at the Gascoyne Development Commission, Andrew Ward has been appointed director at Peel Development Commission and Terry Hill has been appointed director at the Pilbara Development Commission.
Mr Redman said Mr Robins was the managing director at Sovereign Health Care Australia Pty Ltd and was a board member of the Disability Services Commission WA.
"Mr Robins has a background in senior executive and chief executive officer roles and consulting to government and the private sector in aviation and health-related services, including regional organisations," he said.
"Mr Ward was the director of Community Services at the City of Karratha and has a substantial background in regional and metropolitan local government, and in senior and executive management roles in the corporate and community arenas."
The Minister said Mr Hill had been the acting director at the Pilbara Development Commission since February 2015.
"Mr Hill has a well-respected background in executive leadership within the regional development and agribusiness arenas in both a government and industry capacity," he said.
"I would like to thank outgoing acting directors Mr Geoff Strickland and Mr Norman Baker for their valued contribution to the Gascoyne and Peel development commissions over the last nine and 11 months, respectively."
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