Announcing our Board

August 3rd, 2017

The National Injury Insurance Agency (NIISQ Agency) is pleased to announce the first Queensland board has been appointed to develop the strategic direction and oversee the operations of the National Injury Insurance Scheme Queensland (NIISQ).

The Board is the governing body of the NIISQ Agency which administers the NIISQ. Until recently, the NIISQ Agency has been operating under an interim board, the Insurance Commissioner.

Ms Julie-Anne Schafer will Chair the new board and brings a wealth and breadth of experience across many business sectors.

Mr Michael Willis, current Chair to the West Moreton Hospital & Health Service Board, is the board’s Deputy Chairperson.

The five Board members are: Ms Lesley Anderson, Mr Rowan Ward, Ms Michelle Morton, Dr Scott Davis and Dr Susan Young.

All appointees have significant experience in Queensland public sector governance with skills and experience spanning insurance, managing long term investments and liabilities, rehabilitation medicine, health administration, actuarial and legal practice.

The Chairperson, Deputy Chairperson and Members have been appointed from 1 July 2017 for a term of three years.

Read the board biographies here.