Eric has extensive experience as a senior executive in government and privately owned businesses providing essential services. He has a broad and diverse background in leading multidisciplinary teams with responsibilities across a wide range of corporate functions including corporate governance, risk management and insurance, legal, occupational health and safety, worker’s compensation, environmental management, public and government relations and internal audit. Eric has a Doctor of Philosophy and bachelor degrees in engineering plus a Company Directors Diploma. He has served boards as Company Secretary and has been a member of boards for: a start-up company, industry superannuation fund, government corporations and non-profit business. He has a strong desire to utilise his business skills and experience to make a contribution to the community sector.