On 12 December 2019, the Governor in Council approved the three year appointment of Mr Kenneth Cross to the Board and reappointed Dr Glenn Campbell, Mrs Karen Norton, Ms Darlene Skennar QC, to the Board. Continuing on the Board are Peter Murphy (Chair), Russell Priebbenow, Michael Arnold, Alasdair Begley and Neesha Pierce.
KEN CROSS – Grad Dip Spatial Science (USQ), A.I.M.S (member), Reg Surv (Min O, Min UC, Min UM, Eng)
Ken is a Mine Surveyor who has worked extensively in the Bowen Basin over the past 40 years. During this time he also worked on several large infrastructure and engineering projects in Queensland.
Ken was an Officer in the Australian Army with 1st Topographic Survey Squadron for 10 years and he is a Director of the Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors.
The new Board is:
Peter Murphy (Chair) – Brazier Motti Pty Ltd
Russell Priebbenow – Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
Glenn Campbell – University of Southern Queensland
Karen Norton – Masters Surveying Pty Ltd
Michael Arnold – Arnold Development Consultants Pty ltd
Alasdair Begley – Saunders Havill Group Pty Ltd
Kenneth Cross – Glencore – Rolleston Coal
Darlene Skennar QC – Barrister
Neesha Pierce – Solicitor
The first meeting of the new board was on 30 January 2020.