Regional Development Minister Alannah MacTiernan has welcomed the appointment of Tym Duncanson to lead the Gascoyne Development Commission.
An extensive recruitment process for the role was conducted by the Public Sector Commissioner, which included broad advertising and executive search components, following which the Public Sector Commissioner recommended the appointment.
Mr Duncanson has acted in the role of chief executive officer of the Gascoyne Development Commission since March 2019.
He previously led the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s Land and Water Development team, and has worked in the private and public sectors in land management and forestry.
Tym has delivered strong results in the Gascoyne during his time as acting chief executive officer, leading new projects, a strong commission team and building critical relationships across the region.
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