Organisation Chart

Official Secretary to the Governor-General
Mark Fraser
Deputy Official Secretary
Steve Murtagh

Strategic Communications Adviser
Nishara Miles

Executive and Protocol Branch

Honours and Awards Branch

Sharon Prendergast
Corporate Services Branch

Karen Baker
Chief Finance Officer
Chandy Paul
Strategic Programs & Operations

Paul Singer
Order of Australia

Glenn Gore Phillips
Human Resources

Kerry Cox
Manager Household Operations
Lynette Mace
Awards, Decorations & Administration

Debbie Bowden
Manager IT
Clement Tyhuis
Belinda Gillies
National Emergency Medal

Sharron Jobling
Property, Services

Harriet Spring
Provides strategic media and communications advice and support to the Governor-General and the Official Secretary.Provides direct support to the Governor-General through the management, planning and implementation of Their Excellencies’ forward program of national and international engagements, liaises with external organisations, provides policy advice, writes speeches and briefs, and replies to representations from the public.
Manages Government House and Admiralty House household operations.
Receives and researches nominations for the conferral of honours and awards on Australians who distinguish themselves in service to the community and the nation, and supports the two honours advisory councils that make recommendations to the Governor-General.Provides governance advice and corporate services and support to the Office, for the efficient and effective conduct of its operations and to meet external requirements. Manages the two heritage official properties and physical security arrangements.Financial & Management accounting, assets, audits and audit committee support, procurement, financial governance & policy including training & advice, risk management & fraud control.