Queensland Council of Unions general secretary Ros McLennan. File picture
Queensland Council of Unions general secretary Ros McLennan. File picture

Union boss promoted to deputy-chair of WorkCover Qld

A QUEENSLAND union boss has been promoted to deputy chair of the WorkCover Queensland board.

Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace announced this morning that Queensland Council of Unions general secretary Ros McLennan has been appointed to the role, among other changes.

AWU Queensland branch secretary Ben Swan has also been appointed to the board with former board director Flavia Gobbo been named as the board chair.

"I'd like to congratulate Ms Gobbo and Ms McLennan on their appointments to the board that's responsible for the commercial policy and management of WorkCover Queensland. All nine directors have extensive experience in business, industry, law and industrial relations," Ms Grace said.

"Between them they bring to the table extensive experience as company directors and not-for-profit board experience."

Other members of the board include Queensland Police Union boss Ian leavers, John Crittall, Kerriann Dear, Alison Quinn, Michael Roche and Lyn Rowland.

News Corp Australia

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