Introducing Mr Greg Palmer (Secretary)


Brief Summary

  • Over 40 years work experience in a wide range of employment situations, including more than 30 years in the disability sector (now retired).
  • Wide variety of roles in management, both in industry and the Social Services sector, including regular contract submissions and negotiations with both State and Commonwealth departments.

Employment History

  • Qualified Refrigeration Mechanic
  • Sales and Marketing Representative and Supervisor (Cleaning Chemical Company)
  • Social Trainer (Disability Services Commission)
  • Workshop Supervisor (Activ Industries)
  • Manager (Disability Employment Agency)
  • Guardian(Office of the Public Advocate)


  • Trade Certificate – Refrigeration and Air conditioning
  • Associate Diploma in Arts (Habilitation) – Edith Cowan University
  • Certificate (IV) Assessment and Workplace Training
  • Certificate in Biblical Studies

Community Involvement

  • Echo volunteer driver since 2014.
  • Echo board member since 2015.
  • Long time member and volunteer at local community church.
  • Participant as player, coach and committee member of various sporting clubs.


  • Married to Jenifer for 42 years
  • 4 adult children, 3 grandchildren
  • Regular golf player, bike rider, fisherman and caravanner