Grad Cert in Science and Technology Commercialisation
Executive Diploma Business Strategic Planning
Associate Diploma Recreation Planning and Management
Greg Franks became the Chief Executive Officer of Boarding Australia on 1 August 2017. He has been involved in the community sector for much of his professional life and has over 25 years’ experience in leadership and managerial positions in both commercial and not for profit organisations. Greg has worked in a diverse range of industries including health, manufacturing, community services, arts, OH&S, industrial relations, Aboriginal affairs and banking.
From 2011 to 2015 Greg had the challenging and rewarding role of CEO in the Aboriginal community of Yalata in SA. In this role Greg was also the Executive Officer for the Yalata Community Council and the community’s commercial interests – Yalata Community Store Pty Ltd and Yalata Enterprises Pty Ltd.
Greg holds an MBA and other management qualifications in commercialisation, business strategy and recreation planning and management. He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and was Mentor of the Year in the 2003 SA Enterprise Workshop.