Member of People & Governance Committee

Neil Willmett joined the Board in 2022. He is a national leader in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander housing, health, economic development, and administration.

He is an experienced Chief Executive Officer known as a leading thinker for his work in strategy, policy development, and its implementation. Throughout his career, Neil has led a number of organisations at the Board and Executive level.

Neil brings to the Board a deep understanding and broad experience in Executive Management, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander affairs, health, housing and homelessness, strategy, execution, and policy.

Neil is an Aboriginal man with family connections to the Waanyi people of the Gulf of Carpentaria and the Kuku Yalanji people of Far North Queensland.