The Queensland Futures Council

The Queensland Futures Council provides a forum for the leaders of Queensland largest organisations to contribute to the public policy debate on the State’s economic and social growth.

The Futures Council provides diverse, cross-sectorial advice to the Queensland Futures Institute and helps to set our policy agenda.

Membership is by invitation and includes a very diverse range of leaders across business, industry, the community sector, government and academia.

Queensland leaders who have accepted a position on the Council include:

Ms Julieanne Alroe
CEO AND MANAGING DIRECTOR, BRISBANE AIRPORT CORPORATION

President

Ms Linda Apelt
AGENT GENERAL QUEENSLAND IN UNITED KINGDOM

Councillor

Dr Catherine Ball
CEO & FOUNDER, REMOTE RESEARCH RANGES

Councillor

Ms Kylie Blucher
MANAGING DIRECTOR, NINE NETWORK QUEENSLAND

Councillor

Mr Peter Carne
PUBLIC TRUSTEE OF QUEENSLAND

Councillor

Mr Shane Charles
EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, TOOWOOMBA AND SURAT BASIN ENTERPRIS

Councillor

Mr Mark Courtney
GENERAL MANAGER, QUEENSLAND MACROPLAN DIMASI

Councillor

Ms Elsa D’Alessio
Regional Manager, Qantas Airways

Councillor

Julia Davison
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, GOOD START EARLY LEARNING

Councillor

Brett Fraser
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, BRISBANE MARKETING

Councillor

Professor Ian Frazer AC
CHAIR AND AMBASSADOR TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOUNDATION BOARD

Councillor

Mr Kevin Gill
CHAIRMAN, TOWNSVILLE ENTERPRISE LIMITED

Councillor

Mr Neil Glentworth
CHAIRMAN, GWI

Councillor

Mr Barton Green
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, THREE PLUS PTY LTD

Councillor

Professor Sandra Harding
VICE CHANCELLOR AND PRESIDENT, JAMES COOK UNIVERSITY

Councillor

Mark Henley
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, QUEENSLAND COUNCIL OF SOCIAL SERVICE

Councillor

Professor Greg Hill
VICE-CHANCELLOR AND PRESIDENT, UNIVERSITY OF THE SUNSHINE COAST

Councillor

Michael Hiller
Queensland Chair, KPMG

Councillor

Mr Lance Hockridge
DIRECTOR, HUAWEI AUSTRALIA

Councillor

Geoff Hogg
MANAGING DIRECTOR, QUEENSLAND THE STAR ENTERTAINMENT GROUP

Councillor

Professor Peter Høj
VICE CHANCELLOR AND PRESIDENT, THE UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND

Councillor

Dr Andrew Johnson
CEO and DIRECTOR of METEOROLOGY, BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY

Councillor

Warwick King
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, AUSTRALIA PACIFIC LNG

Councillor

Mr Peter Maher OAM
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, ST VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY, QUEENSLAND

Councillor

Professor Geraldine Mackenzie
VICE-CHANCELLOR AND PRESIDENT, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN QUEENSLAND

Councillor

Mr Tim McLennan
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, QUTBLUEBOX PTY LTD

Councillor

Mr Ian McLeod
FOUNDER AND PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT, TRANSEN

Councillor

Mr Chris Morton
MANAGING DIRECTOR, mCap PTY LTD

Councillor

Professor Carolyn Mountford
CEO and Director of Research, Translational Research Institute

Councillor

Mr Jon O’Brien
STATE MANAGER, QUEENSLAND STATE GOVERNMENT AND NOT FOR PROFIT, TELSTRA GLOBAL ENTERPRISE AND SERVICES AUSTRALIA

Councillor

Jennifer Purdie
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER ADANI AUSTRALIA RENEWABLES

Councillor

Mark Phillips
DIRECTOR, MCDONNELL-PHILLIPS

Councillor

Mick Power AM
Group Board Chairman and Managing Director, BMD

Councillor

Dr Russell Reichelt
CHAIRMAN AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE, GREAT BARRIER REEF MARINE PARK AUTHORITY

Councillor

Mr Tony Schiffmann
MANAGING PARTNER, BDO

Councillor

Mr Jason Scott
EXECUTIVE GENERAL MANAGER, THE COURIER MAIL & SUNDAY MAIL

Councillor

Professor Margaret Sheil
Vice-Chancellor, Queensland University of Technology

Councillor

Ms Debbie Smith
MANAGING PARTNER BRISBANE, PwC

Councillor

Mr Peter Stewart
Chief Executive Officer, Montrose

Councillor

Mr Paul Spiro
CHAIRMAN, GADENS

Councillor

Shane Stephan
MANAGING DIRECTOR NEW HOPE GROUP

Councillor

Margaret Strelow
Mayor, Rockhampton Region

Councillor

Ms Holly Tattersall
CEO & FOUNDER, WOMEN IN DIGITAL & DIGITAL TALENT CO

Councillor

Ms Peta Tilse
MANAGING DIRECTOR, SOPHISTICATED ACCESS

Councillor

Mr Trent Twomey
CHAIRMAN, ADVANCE CAIRNS

Councillor

Dr David Williams
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CSIRO DIGITAL, NATIONAL FACILITIES & COLLECTIONS

Councillor

Mr James Wright
DIRECTOR, ORISSON CONSULTING

Councillor

Mr Andrew Young
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, BRISBANE MARKETS LIMITED

Councillor