Regional Development Australia (RDA) Sydney
Dr Rob Lang is the Chair of RDA Sydney, an organization that focuses on investment attraction, economic growth and job creation for 33 LGAs in greater Sydney. His career spans some 30 years in public service with an expertise in strategic urban planning, urban development, transport infrastructure, place management, tourism and energy businesses. He has held CEO positions at Parramatta City Council, where he initiated the Western Sydney Light Rail Project and at the Habour Foreshore Authority, where he initiated the Barangaroo project. Rob has served on over 18 Boards over the last 25 years.
Dr Jim Taggart is a Chairman, Non-Executive, Committee (Audit) Member, Adjunct Professor and Director with over 20 years of board level experience across the public (local & state), private (finance planning, investment, development) and not for profit (church, community & fundraising) sectors. At board level, some highlights include being a Member of: Investment Board for the Parramatta Diocese; (Chairman) Salvation Army Advisory Board (Business Appeal); Audit Committee Member, Hills Shire Council; Parramatta Stadium and TAFE NSW Western Sydney Institute.