Environment Protection Authority addition
Margaret Cross will join the South Australian Environment Protection Authority Board from April 1 for a two-year term.
She has held a number of senior executive roles in the private and public sector, including the Essential Services Commission of South Australia, Office of Consumer and Business Affairs, and the Attorney-General’s Department.
Cross is a Director with the SA Energy and Water Industry Ombudsman and a member of the ombudsman’s Finance, Audit and Risk Committee.
The Authority has also reappointed Catherine Cooper as its Presiding Member and Stephen Christley Deputy Presiding Member for a further two years.
Cooper, a strategic planning and governance consultant, sits on a number of boards and committees, including the Australian Fisheries Management Authority Commission, Beston Global Food Company and Energy Consumers Australia.
While Christley is the former face of SA Health, which he led as Chief Public Health Officer for seven years. He was also SA Mental Health’s Interim Commissioner between 2015 and 2016.
His remains on boards with aged care provider ECH, Flinders Reproductive Medicine and the Women’s and Children’s Health Network.