Jon Black

Managing Director

Mr Jon Black was appointed managing director of TAFE NSW, Australia's largest vocational education and training provider in December 2015. Mr Black was previously director-general of the Queensland Departments of Environment and Heritage Protection, and Energy and Water Supply. Mr Black has a strong background in water management in Queensland as the former chief executive officer of the Northern South East Queensland (SEQ) Distributor-Retailer Authority, Unitywater, and prior to that, the SEQ water and sewerage distribution business. Mr Black combines this first-hand industry and government knowledge with a wealth of leadership experience gained in his 25 year career with the Australian Army. Mr Black has qualifications from the University of New South Wales, the Australian Institute of Company Directors, The Royal Military College, Duntroon and the United States Marine Corps, Virginia, USA. Jon is also an adjunct professor at the University of Queensland
 
 

Speaker’s event