Living Local. Building Communities.

 
 

Our board

Mike Rollo

Mike Rollo

CWH Chair

Appointed may 2012, reappointed Sept 2014

Qualifications: Bachelor of Engineering (Civil), Master of Business Administration, Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors; Fellow of the Institute of Engineers Australia; Fellow of the Australian Institue of Management.

Expertise: 30 years' experience in project management and commercial transaction management in the property development and engineering infrastructure sectors.

Background: Chief Risk Officer, CIMIC Group Limited, Director of Waterman Burns Associates Pty Ltd.

 
Wendy Field

Wendy Field

CWH Director

Appointed: December 2015

Qualifications: Social Sciences and Management

Background: Currently Head of Policy, Programs and Volunteering at The Smith Family. Former roles at the Department of Family and Community Services.

 
Clare Petre

Clare Petre

CWH Director

Appointed: December 2015

Qualifications: Social Sciences and Social Administration

Background: Board member Energy Consumers Australia, Chair Consumer Advisory Panel- Australian Securities and Investments Commision, Chair Code of conduct Committee for the Australian Council for International Development, former Energy and Water Ombudsman.

 
Tim Ambler

Tim Ambler

CWH Director

Appointed: December 2015

Qualifications: Economics

Expertise: Experience in development, construction, project delivery and funds management.

Background: Director of Archerfield Capital Partners, former COO of Valad.

 
Cliff Haynes

Cliff Haynes

CWH Director

Appointed: February 2017

Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce (Merit); Fellow & Life Member Local Government Professionals Australia (FLGPA); Fellow, Australian Society of Certified Practicing Accountants (FCPA); Member, Institute of Public Administration, Australia.

Expertise: Executive roles in local government.

Background: Non-executive Director. Former roles at the Australian Foundation for Disability, Department of Family and Community Services, Department of Human Services, Housing NSW.

 
Marcia Doheny

Marcia Doheny

CWH Director

Appointed: March 2017

Qualifications: BA (USyd), LLB (USyd), GAICD

Expertise: Executive roles in State and Local Governments.

Background: Comprehensive understanding of projects, planning and environment. Special Counsel for Allens, and previously General Counsel, City of Sydney Council, Legal Director with NSW Department of Planning and Environment, General Counsel with NSW Department of Commerce. 

Other directorships: SEDA College.

 
Rebecca Richardson

Rebecca Richardson

CWH Director

Appointed: March 2017

Qualifications: BTP (UNSW); Dip Law (LPAB), GDip TM (UTS); GAICD; Associate Member Law Society of NSW

Expertise: Executive roles in local government.

Background: Expertise in urban planning, law, management, financial analysis and complex projects.  Managing Director Ubanista Australia Pty Ltd.

Other directorships: My Credit Union Limited and Halstead Press Pty Ltd.