Nick Ryan is the CEO of the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency. Nick is responsible for accreditation and quality in Commonwealth funded residential and home care as well as industry education. From 2010-2013 he was CEO, Aged Care Queensland (later LASA). From 1998 to 2010 he was a senior executive in a range of Queensland Government agencies including the Department of the Premier and Cabinet. He sat on the Brisbane Catholic Education Council, the Council of the Institute of Public Administration Qld and the Board of the Leukaemia Foundation of Queensland. He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Nick Ryan is a Board Member of the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA).
Extracted from Maggie's Recipe for Life by Maggie Beer with Professor Ralph Martins, published by Simon & Schuster Australia, RRP AU$39.99 or NZ$45.00.
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