Chief Executive Officer
Brad Drust provides executive leadership for the organisation and is accountable for delivering the Board's direction. He leads the organisation to create natural resource management partnerships and programs that deliver lasting change.
Brad has a strong focus on effective project delivery and community engagement that are central to the Authority delivering its role for government. He puts a priority on bringing together local community, industry, science and Government partnerships to enhance our natural resources.
Brad joined the North Central CMA in 2003 and has been a key member of the executive team since 2007.
He has Bachelor of Arts (Geography)/Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science) and Masters of Business Administration qualifications. Community is also important to Brad away from work. He is a member of numerous committees in his home town of Elmore, and is Chair of the local Community Bank company.