Dr Owen Donald appointed VBA Chief Commissioner
Monday November 7 2016
Minister for Planning Richard Wynne has appointed Dr Owen Donald as the new Chief Commissioner of the Victorian Building Authority.
Dr Donald has held board and directorial positions across state and federal jurisdictions in housing, health, research and social services. His previous chairmanships have included the Project Steering Committee for Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre, the National Housing Supply Council and Barwon Health.
The VBA's interim chief, Brian Welch, will remain in the position until Dr Donald takes up his post in February 2017.