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Annual Report 2020-2021, Northern Territory Planning Commission



Annual Report 2020-2021, Northern Territory Planning Commission

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Tabled Paper 388


Tabled Papers for 14th Assembly 2020 -; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT








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ANNUAL REPORT 202021 | 6 Fran has a long history of involvement in many areas of regional and economic development, local government and community in the Northern Territory. She was born in Alice Springs and educated there and in Adelaide. She has qualifications in Radiography, Prehistoric Archaeology and teaching plus a long experience in various aspects of Territory affairs. Her community involvement has included being Mayor of Alice Springs for 8 years, on the Board of St John Ambulance NT for over 16 years, president of the YMCA of Alice Springs for 8 years and on the National YMCA Board where she was vice-President for 3 years. She is currently on the Board of Venture Housing, a not for profit affordable housing company and Chair of Olive Pink Botanical Gardens. Fran was awarded the Order of Australia Medal (AM) in 2010 for services to local Government and contributions to the social and economic development of Alice Springs. She is also a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD) Suzanne is the Chair of the Development Consent Authority, which is an independent statutory body responsible for determining development applications in the Territory. Suzanne has lived in Darwin since 1982, raising a family and contributing extensively to the Territorys legal and business sectors and the community, from a number of platforms. She is a Solicitor and Barrister of the Supreme Court of the Northern Territory, and has extensive experience as a Senior University Lecturer, teaching Contract, Commercial, Vendor and Purchaser and Property law. From 2008 to 2014, Suzanne held the position of legal member and Chair of the NT Agents Licencing Board, responsible for licencing real estate, business and conveyancing agents and investigating allegations and holding disciplinary inquiries about licenced agents. Suzanne has participated in both the development and community advocacy side of the planning process and has a high-level experience, and long-held interest in planning matters. Suzanne Philip Ex officio member (appointed 31 July 2017) Fran Kilgariff AM Ex officio member (appointed 13 October 2017)

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