Tourism WA

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Notable People

Showing 19 people marked as having an executive or director level role. Position shown in italic is their previous role in the same organisation.
 Most Senior WA Executive.

NamePositionYear Started
Brodie Carr
Brodie Carr
Managing Director2018
Di Bain
Di Bain
Derryn Belford
Derryn Belford
Executive Director, Destination Development2008
Kevin Brown
Kevin Brown
Valerie Davies
Valerie Davies
Bruce Davis
Bruce Davis
Saskia Doherty
Executive Director, Events2011
Kia Dowell
Kia Dowell
Nathan Harding
Nathan Harding
Commissioner, Chair since 20172012
Tracey Horton
Tracey Horton
David Lowe
Executive Director, Corporate & Business Services2009
Andrew McEvoy
Andrew McEvoy
Key Strategist2018
Andrew Oldfield
Andrew Oldfield
Director, Partnerships2018
Manny Papadoulis
Manny Papadoulis
Non-Executive Deputy Chair2017
Paul Papalia
Paul Papalia
Minister for Tourism2017
Karen Priest
Karen Priest
Manager, Partnership (2010 to 2011)
Louise Rowe
Louise Rowe
Director, Corporate Communications2014
Renato Sansalone
Renato Sansalone
Chief Financial Officer2012
Linda Wayman
Linda Wayman

Past People

NamePositionYear StartedYear Ended
Louise Scott Executive Director for Strategy, Brand & Marketing Services20162019
Ian Thubron Commissioner20152019
Nicole Lockwood Commissioner20152018
Jane Grljusich Corporate Communications Officer, Acting Manager of Corporate Communications 20182018
Stephen Wood Chief Executive Officer20172018
Elizabeth Gaines Commissioner20152017
Alistair Donald Board Member20092017
Colin Barnett Minister for Tourism20162017
Neville Poelina Board Member20112017
Peter Prendiville Non-Executive Chairman20112017
Sheena Shee International Market Manager, North Asia20112017
Howard Cearns Non-Executive Deputy Chair20122017
Gwyn Dolphin Chief Executive Officer20162017
Kim Hames Minister for Tourism20142016
Laura Dawson Stakeholder Engagement Manager20122016
Stephanie Buckland Chief Executive Officer20102016
Gwyn Dolphin Executive Director20122016
Justin Vaughan Director, Executive & Strategic Services20122015
Diane Smith-Gander Commissioner20122015
Monica Chetty Investment Director, Infrastructure & Investment20032015
Stephen Wicks Commissioner20102014
Liza Harvey Minister for Tourism20132014
Simon Burley Executive Director, Destination Marketing20122014
Neil Poh Director, Corporate Communications20102013
Jane McKeon Commissioner20112013
James Hewitt Executive Director, Infrastructure & Investment20102012
David van Ooran Executive Director, Eventscorp20062012
Trish Ridsdale Commissioner20072012
Kerrin Simmonds Events Marketing Executive20122012
Kate Lamont Chair since 200620042012
Laura Dawson Executive Director, Marketing (since 2010)20082011
Karen Priest Manager, Partnership20102011
Natasha Mutch Director Media & Public Affairs20072010
David Mazitelli Director20062010
Kim Bridge Director20062010
Gail Reynolds-Adamson Director20062010
Simon Glossop Regional Manager20082010
Richard Muirhead Chief Executive Officer20012010
John Spence Director20062010
Stephanie Withers Executive Director, Corporate & Business Services20052010
Janet Holmes a Court Director2010
Rick Thomas Aviation Development2010
Rob Gurney Commissioner2010
Tammy Prior Senior Project Officer20042010
Jennifer Duffecy Executive Director, Industry Development20082010
Kelly MacLean Acting Executive Director, Marketing (since 2009)20032010
Kate Mills Product Development Manager (on secondment)20092009
Diane Porteous Head Of Brand Marketing20082009
Russell Quinn Media & Communications Officer20072008
Jarrad Dunning Manager, Research & Analysis20022008
David Etherton Executive Director, Industry Development & Visitor Servicing (since 2004)19972008
Laurie O'Meara Deputy Chairman20022008
Jennifer Duffecy Director, Visitor Servicing20032007
Jane Seman Executive Director, Consumer Marketing20042007
Amanda Alderson Management Accountant20062007
Sharon Iannello Manager, Public Affairs20002007
Paolo Amaranti Director, Industry Development & Visitor Services2007
Sonja Mitchell Commissioner20012007
Jane Ghiretti Executive Director, Consumer Marketing (since 2004)20012007
Madeleine Bertelli Director for EventsCorp2007
Mark Simpson Director20072007
Simon Glossop Acting State Manager20062006
Penny Walsh Manager, Media & Public Affairs20032006
Karen Priest Partnership Manager, Regional Manager20032005
Simon Glossop Regional Manager20022004
Jane Seman Manager, Research & Analysis20012004
Elissa Cuss Administration Officer, WA Visitor Centre20022004
Joanne Wells Manager, Media & Promotions, Rally Australia19992003
Lynda Rovis-Hermann Media & Public Affairs Officer20022003
Paula Nelson Niche Product Coordinator20012003
Paula Nelson Regional Tourism Development Manager, Gascoyne19992001
Shane Crockett CEO19952001
Stephanie Lang Sales Manager, UK/Europe19922000
Chantelle O'Sullivan Media Coordinator, ITU 2000 Trialthlon World Championships19992000
David van Ooran Sales Executive, VIC/SA/NT19931998
Ricky Burges Director, Human Resources19861994
David van Ooran Sales19871990
Jennifer Heron Pilbara Regional Manager, Special Projects (Media & PR)19851988
Michael Monaghan Non-Executive Director2002


The Western Australian Tourism Commission (trading as Tourism WA) is the State Government's agency responsible for promoting Western Australia as a holiday destination. Its focus is on marketing the State; developing, attracting and promoting major sporting, cultural and business events; and developing significant tourism infrastructure and projects.

Tourism WA was amalgamated with the industry promotion and innovation functions of the Department of Commerce and the Department of State Development on 1st July 2017 to form the new Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation.
Biography last updated 29 May 2019