Dr John Keniry to head the Natural Resources Commission


The Premier of NSW today announced the appointment of Dr John Keniry as the Natural Resources Commissioner. He brings a wealth of experience to this important role.

Dr Keniry previously served as the Commissioner of the Natural Resources Commission from December 2012 to December 2016. Alongside his time at the Commission, Dr Keniry has spent 20 years as a board member of the NSW Environment Protection Authority and six years as a member of the Prime Minister's Science, Engineering and Innovation Council.

The Premier also acknowledged the outstanding leadership and contribution of Mr Brian Gilligan, who acted as a Commissioner since December 2016.