Mid West Development Commission chairperson to drive local jobs

WA Regional Development Minister Alannah MacTiernan announced the appointment of former Main Roads WA Mid West Regional Manager Tim Glenister as chairperson of the Mid West Development Commission (MWDC).

Mr Glenister was the most senior representative in the Mid-West region for Main Roads WA for more than 10 years. He has an engineering background and lives in Geraldton.

Mr Glenister has first-hand knowledge of projects in the Mid-West dating back to the early 1980s, working on the Oakajee Infrastructure Planning, the Geraldton Southern Transport Corridor, and Geraldton North-South Highway Planning projects.

Mr Glenister’s appointment as chairperson replaces outgoing chairperson Todd West, who has completed his maximum six years on the board.

Sitting board member Craig Patterson has been appointed as deputy chairperson of the MWDC.

Source: WA Government