May 24, 2022
Toowoomba Regional Council has appointed a new Finance and Business Strategy General Manager.
CEO Brian Pidgeon said Ann-Marie Johnston had been appointed after a nationwide recruitment process.
“During an extended period as Acting General Manager, Ann-Marie excelled in this role so it’s great to see her formally appointed to the position,” Mr Pidgeon said.
“Ann-Marie joined Council in 2011, following an extensive career in financial management in diverse industries including manufacturing, insurance, transport, education, engineering, agri-business and arts management.
“This extensive experience includes 12 years at the Empire Theatre, 10 of those as General Manager, five years as Council’s Principal Accountant and more than three years as Financial Services Manager.
“In the role of General Manager I’m confident our organisation and Executive Leadership Team will continue to benefit from Ann-Marie’s professional approach to financial management, sustainability and strong commitment to improving diversity and inclusion.”