Brett Ellis ESM
Joint Managing Director
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Brett has a stellar record of achievement as a senior executive in state and local government, community organisations and small business in areas as diverse as emergency management, public safety, environmental management, risk management and societal resilience.
During a 20-year career Brett has held senior strategic planning, culture change and operational roles in organisations tasked with supporting communities and implementing major change management programs. As a result of his expertise and experience, a number of initiatives he led informs state, national and international disaster and resilience policies and frameworks.
His expertise has seen him perform senior government operational roles during significant emergency events and disasters including the State Consequence Manager, State Relief and Recovery Manager and Municipal Emergency Manager. Brett was awarded the National Emergency Medal for sustained service during the 2009 Black Saturday Bushfires, and the Emergency Services Medal (ESM) for distinguished services to the community for improvements to Public Safety.
Strong strategic thinking, a deep understanding of operational realities, a demonstrable history of innovation and sound financial management means he can help clients achieve outstanding strategic, commercial and community outcomes.