Chief Executive / Association of Mining & Exploration Companies
Warren Pearce was the chief executive of Local Government Professionals Australia WA (LGP) where he earned a reputation for forthright and effective advocacy on behalf of members, strong stakeholder engagement and sound policy development credentials. Mr Pearce steered the LGP and its members through the metropolitan local government reform process and under his leadership, the LGP has experienced considerable growth of its member base, built new revenue streams and enhanced their members’ influence in public policy development. Prior to running the LGP, Mr Pearce gained broad exposure to resources industry advocacy in his role as manager, North West & Pilbara Industry’s Community Council for the Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia (CME). He was also a manager at the Western Australian Local Government Association (WALGA) and a principal policy adviser for the WA Minister for Planning and Infrastructure. Mr Pearce completed a Bachelor of Laws at The University of Western Australia and attained an Advanced Diploma of Management from the Australian Institute of Management.