SANDBAG is governed by a skills based board representative of citizens from the North Brisbane Area.
MEET OUR BOARD
Mr Rod HillmanPRESIDENT
Rod is a local resident of 4017. Rod leads a Non-Profit Organisation focusing on ecotourism and environmental awareness across Australia and New Zealand. Rod’s skills and experience include governance, not for profit management and business development. Rod provides leadership to the Board, and invaluable strategic advice for SANDBAG.
Paul ChesherVice President
Paul is an experienced business development and organisational resources expert. Paul lives in 4017 and has operated a successful management consultancy for more than 35 years. Paul’s contribution is of great benefit to the development of SANDBAG’s organisational capabilities.
Tegan is a local community member. She has a strong financial and business management background working for large businesses and not for profit organisations. Tegan’s skills and experience in overseeing the financial stability of SANDBAG are crucial.
Debby DragoGENERAL MEMBER
Debby is a local resident of 4017 and brings considerable committee management experience to SANDBAG, having served on various management committees including as the P&C President of Shorncliffe State School. Debby has worked in large organisations and currently teaches Japanese.
Tracey JacksonGENERAL MEMBER
Tracey is an experienced legal professional and local resident of 4017. Tracey has worked in various roles within Queensland Government community, natural resources and consumer-oriented departments as well as large corporations. The SANDBAG board benefits from Tracey’s legal knowledge.
Clinton RobertsGENERAL MEMBER
Clinton is a local 4017 resident and an experienced project manager in construction. Clinton works for a south east council and uses his skills to deliver successful project outcomes for residents. Clinton’s experience in project management will assist SandBag in future planning requirements.
Ian DanielsGENERAL MEMBER
Ian Daniels is an experienced Board Member who is currently on the Board of a number of non-profit organisations.
OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM
Mr Philip BrookesCEO
Philip Brookes joined SANDBAG Inc in July 2019, bringing with him a broad range of leadership, management, technical, and marketing business skills and experience gained over almost three decades in the commercial and non-profit sectors. He is excited to enhance our efficiency, financial stability, and revenue streams that support the great services we deliver for our community.
Ms Kylie HeenanDV COORDINATOR
Kylie Heenan coordinates SANDBAG’s Domestic and Family Violence Program. Her compassion, dedication, humour, and leadership ensure that our Domestic Violence and Family Counselling program provides a safe place for those dealing with the effects of domestic violence.