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Maxine Brushe, Chair  

  

 

 

 

 

 

Maxine Brushe 
MAICD

Chair 

Mrs Brushe was appointed the Chair on 22 August 2019 for a term of three years. She served as a local Government councillor for 21 years, including 13 years with Calliope Shire Council (including 5 years as Deputy Mayor) and 8 years with Gladstone Regional Council. Mrs Brushe has contributed to a wide range of community organisations over the past three decades. She has over 25 years’ experience as a Board and Committee Chair in the regional promotion and development sector and Community Bank sector.

Aurelia Noran Director

Aurelia Noran
MBA; FEAust; BE(Mech); MAIPM; GAICD 

Director

Mrs Noran was appointed to the Board as a Director on 22 August 2019 for a term of three years. She has also been elected as the Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee. Mrs Noran is a Fellow of Engineers Australia, has an MBA from Griffith University and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. She has over 25 years of experience in project, program and portfolio management in the public and private sectors and has been part of project teams delivering major projects such as Queen’s Wharf, the Airport Link and Northern Busway Project. Mrs Noran is currently a Project Management Director with Infrastructure Project Solutions focusing on delivery of project management and strategy services.

Prof. Poh-Ling Tan Director

Prof. Poh-Ling Tan 
LLB (Hons) U. Malaya; LLB (1st class Hons); QUT; PhD, ANU; MAICD

Director

Prof. Tan was appointed a Director on 22 August 2019 for a two year term. Prof. Tan has over 35 years of work in legal practice and academia. Her area of expertise is in water governance and she has provided policy advice leading to outcomes on national, state and local scales.

Tina Zawila 
CA, GAICD, BBus(Acct) CQU, GradDipFinPlan Kaplan, FIML

Director

Ms Zawila was appointed to the Board as a Director on 9 December 2021 for a term of three years.

Ms Zawila has more than 30 years’ experience practicing as a Chartered Accountant and Director of UHY Haines Norton CQ Pty Ltd in Gladstone, Queensland. She successfully attained a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) with Distinction from Central Queensland University; a Diploma of Financial Planning; is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a Fellow of the Institute of Managers and Leaders.

Ms Zawila  holds non-Executive Director roles with the Gladstone Airport Corporation and the Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service, as well as various voluntary roles for local not-for-profit organisations in the Gladstone region.

Peter Masters

Director

Mr Masters was appointed to the Board as a Director on 29 June 2021 for a term of three years. Mr Masters is currently a General Manager for a local transport, mechanical and plant hire company. He is a well-known Gladstone Industry figure, having worked for both public and private organisations, in management and purchasing roles. Mr Masters has an extensive history working with and leading community-based not-for-profit organisations and sporting clubs.