Executive Team

Group Manager Services - Bruce Taylor

The Group Manager of Services for the Norfolk Island Regional Council, Bruce Taylor, commenced with the Council on 1 July 2016.

Bruce grew up in rural NSW, completing his university education (Bachelor of Commerce - Accounting, Finance and Systems) in Sydney. He has over 20 years experience in the commercial sector in agriculture, construction, mining, wine, tobacco and luxury goods industries in Australia, Papua New Guinea and Indonesia.

Bruce’s public sector experience includes 5 years in the Finance Department of the Norfolk Island Administration (NIA) and 8 years as Deputy Chief Executive of the NIA.

Note: Joy Walker is currently Acting Group Manager Services until 20 December 2019.

Postal Address

PO Box 95
Norfolk Island 2899

Telephone: +6723 22001

Email:  regionalcouncil [at] nirc.gov.nf

 

Group Manager Corporate / Chief Financial Officer - Phillip Wilson

The Group Manager Corporate / Chief Financial Officer for Norfolk Island Regional Council, Phillip Wilson, commenced with the Council on 16 October 2017.

Phillip is a qualified accountant with CPA Australia and Fellow member of Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) with over 25 years experience in public and private sectors in the mining, construction, agriculture, emergency, aviation and media industries, located in rural and regional NSW, Sydney metro and Asia

His public sector experience was gained from working with the NSW State Government in the; State Council for Rural Lands Protection Boards, Department of Primary Industries, Department of Trade and Investment, Regional Infrastructure and Services.

Phillip’s professional qualifications are; Bachelor of Business from University of New England, Master of Strategy from Sydney University, Graduate Diploma in Strategic Marketing from International Marketing Institute, Professional Accounting Attainment from Charles Stuart University, CPA Program with Deakin University and Certificate IV Workplace Assessment and Training from TAFE NSW.

Phillip enjoys being an active member of the community with past involvment as Director of Lifeline Central West for 12 years and Treasurer/President Elect of Rotary Club of Orange Calare, Treasurer of Orange Aeroclub and volunteer with the NSW Rural Fire Service.

Postal Address

PO Box 95
Norfolk Island 2899

Telephone: +6723 22001

Email regionalcouncil [at] nirc.gov.nf

 

Executive Manager Organisational Development - Alan Hollway

Alan Hollway commenced with Council on 23 Aug 2019 and is the  Executive Manager Organisational Development & Governance.
 
Reporting to the General Manager, Alan is responsible for human resources, learning and development, organisational development, governance, risk management, integrated planning, workplace health and safety and employee relations. Alan also oversees the community radio.
 
Alan has over 20 years senior level Human Resource management experience both overseas and within Australia. He has worked in both the private and public sector for major companies and Councils.

Postal Address

PO Box 95
Norfolk Island 2899

Telephone: +6723 22001

Email:  regionalcouncil [at] nirc.gov.nf