Rob has been a Chief Executive Officer (Qld), General Manager (NSW) and has undertaken other senior roles in local government for 41 years. In his most recent CEO role, he was the CEO of the newly amalgamated Central Coast Council, with over 2,000 staff and a huge change management program. He has been a recipient of the prestigious Alfred Mainerd International Scholarship for Local Government in NSW.
Rob is a Life Member and holds a Certificate of Merit with Local Government Managers Australia (now LGPro), is a past Fellow of CPA Australia and the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Past National and Queensland President of Local Government Managers Australia. He is respected nationally for his leadership within the industry.
Rob has been a Company Director of several companies and is now a co-Director of Noble Works, providing a range of services including executive coaching and mentoring, strategic leadership, personality profiling, executive performance reviews, relationship management, change management and the building of sustainable organisations based on self-awareness and business improvement. As a certified Enneagram practitioner and teacher who has worked with thousands of people, he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Enneagram workshops and profiling interviews.
Rob is an experienced Executive and Life Coach and uses his training in Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) in his coaching practice and everyday life. He has a special interest in leadership, with the aim of helping people to improve their lives through greater understanding of self and others. He has had particular success in developing people and relationships to achieve organisational excellence.