Bill Shannon

Bill Shannon

Committee Member

As a Queensland Director on the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) Board, Bill brings a wealth of complementary experience and local knowledge to the RDATN Committee.

Bill was a former Mayor of the Cassowary Coast Regional Council (2008 – 2016), a cane and cattle farmer, an active member of the Advance Cairns Advisory Committee, Director of Terrain NRM and Chair of the Far North Queensland Regional Organisation of Councils.

He is interested in sustainable economic development and natural resource management, has an degree in Economics from the University of Sydney, is a Chartered Accountant, a Public Company Director and a member of the Governance Institute of Australia.