Chief Development Engineer BHP, Port Engineer Maritime Services Board, Manager Corporate Services Newcastle Port Corporation. (Retired)
Novaskill is a not-for-profit organisation that delivers
training, recruitment services and apprentice management.
Novaskill is a not-for-profit company, governed by a Board of voluntary Directors. HGT Australia Ltd, trading as Novaskill focuses on skill development across a range of Vocational Education and Training (VET) areas.
Our clients, customers and stakeholders can be assured that we apply the highest values of honesty, integrity, professionalism and respect in all our dealings.
Novaskill work with businesses and potential employees to make meaningful connections that result in lasting employment opportunities.
Delivering Superior Service
Always, every day, no ifs or buts.
Setting and achieving high standards.
Being flexible and embracing change.
Being creative and innovative in solving our customers problems and meeting their needs.
Real people, delivering real services they believe in.
High energy in the way we do our day to day work.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Solicitor / Director of McPherson Lawyers, member of the Law Society, member of the Industrial Relations Society (Newcastle Branch) of NSW.
Qualified Accountant and Tax Agent, Business Advisor – Taggart Business Advisors, Director – eLink Bookkeeper Pty Ltd, Founder & Vice President Genxwomen.
Chairman, Newcastle University Sport (Ltd.), Chairman 2NURFM Board, Director, Newcastle Region National Disaster Relief Fund Trustee Limited, Director, Newcastle Temporary Care Limited, Director, Steel River Pty. Ltd., Director, The Hickson Corporation Pty. Ltd., Chairman, Brantag Pty. Ltd. trading as TOLLBULKSANDS.
Former General Manager Novaskill, former President and Director Ballina Seagulls Football Club, Director Walkley Holdings, former Operations Manager Central West Group Apprentices, Former Chairman Central West Joint Industry/Education Consultative Committee, Qualified Boilermaker.
Lecturer in Education, Department Head Professional Studies, Department Head Pedagogical Studies, Assistant Dean, Faculty of Education (Retired).