Philippa Whitman


Joined TASC: 2012

Chief Executive Officer
What I do at TASC

I am the Chief Executive Officer of TASC National. My role enables me to oversee the operations of the organisation and its strategic development. I am committed to the principles of social justice and the achievement of justice and equity in the provision of legal services and outcomes for regional, rural and remote Queenslanders.

What I did before coming to TASC

Prior to my role with TASC I have worked in the private sector in both large and small law firms and also conducted my own legal practice for a number of years. I worked in the public sector as Principal Lawyer in the Administration Law Units in both the former Department of Employment and Industrial Relations and the Department of Justice and Attorney-General.

What are my academic achievements

I was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 1983.

3 words to describe me

Reliable, loyal, sentimental

Terri-Ann Dwyer

Queensland Social Justice Centre Manager

Kym Allen

Queensland Social Justice Centre Team Leader

Sarah Merson

National Support Coordinator

Belinda O'Shea

National Support Coordinator