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Appointment of Acting Chief Executive of CYFS

MEDIA RELEASE FROM THE STATE SERVICES COMMISSIONER
Monday 28 November 2005

Appointment of Acting Chief Executive of the Department of Child, Youth And Family Services

The State Services Commissioner, Mark Prebble, today announced the appointment of Shenagh Gleisner as the Acting Chief Executive of the Department of Child, Youth and Family Services.

"Shenagh will start from the time Paula Tyler leaves the job," Mr Prebble said.

Ms Gleisner will be in the role until a new chief executive is appointed.

Shenagh Gleisner is currently the Chief Executive of the Ministry of Women's Affairs. She is a trained social worker with extensive management experience.

Carolyn Risk has been appointed as the Acting Chief Executive of the Ministry of Women's Affairs for the period that Ms Gleisner is away from the Ministry.


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