Reappointment of Director General, Department of Education & Chief Executive Officer, Country High School Hostels Authority

31 May 2012

The Public Sector Commissioner Mal Wauchope today announced that the Governor has approved the reappointment of Ms Sharyn O'Neill to the chief executive officer position titled Director General, Department of Education. She also has a concurrent appointment as Chief Executive Officer for the Country High School Hostels Authority. Ms O'Neill's reappointment is effective from 12 June 2012 for a term of five years.

Ms O'Neill has held the position of Director General at the Department of Education since June 2007. Prior to this appointment, Ms O'Neill held senior management roles at Department of Education and Training.

The reappointment followed consultation with the Minister for Education.

Mr Wauchope extended his gratitude to Ms O'Neill for her ongoing contribution to the Western Australian public sector.

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