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Type: Audio Visual Recording
Title: Conference Welcome
Authors: Hill, Jenny
Tags: Conference Welcome
Issue Date: Jul-2017
Publisher: Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia Queensland
Abstract: Councillor Hill was born and educated in Melbourne, Victoria, and graduated from LaTrobe University with a Bachelor of Science in 1981. The following year she moved to Townsville with her fiancé who was enlisted in the Australian Army. Cr Hill has 23 years’ experience as a scientist with mining companies, the Department of Primary Industries, James Cook University and Townsville Hospital. She has also completed a Masters of Public Health and Tropical Medicine at James Cook University, which included management, economics and accounting. In 1986 she joined the Army Reserve, first serving in the Royal Corps of Australian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (RAEME), maintaining and recovering defence vehicles, and then becoming one of the first women in Australia to complete full infantry training in the reserves. Cr Hill has over 18 years’ service in local government. In 2012, she was elected the first female mayor of Townsville.
Description: Podcast
Appears in Collections:2017 IPWEAQ Annual Conference Proceedings (Audio Visual Recordings)

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