Articles written by Glenn Poole
Glenn is a professional Board member and senior executive, with over thirty years’ experience in strategic leadership, governance and management in both the public and not-for-profit sectors. Glenn was the CEO of the Queensland Audit Office and Queensland’s Auditor-General from 2004 to 2011. He was a senior executive in the Queensland Treasury Department for over fifteen years. Glenn is currently providing strategic advice in the not-for-profit sector including through his role as the Chair of the Advisory Board of the Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies at the QUT Business School and as an Executive in Residence at the Centre. His experience includes serving on the boards of a number of commercially focussed organisations across several industry sectors
The Challenge of being the Treasurer
Glenn Poole: Well, good afternoon. Thank you for coming back so promptly for this final session this afternoon. My name’s Glenn Poole and I’m an Executive in Residence at the Australian Centre of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies at QUT’s Business School. With a long career in the state treasury and seven years as a state auditor general, I’ve little difficulty in acknowledging the power and influence of money within society.