Speaker

Mike Folland

General Manager - Office of the CEO, Churches of Christ in Queensland

 Mike Folland

Mike Folland is the General Manager – Office of the CEO of Churches of Christ in Queensland and brings a broad range of commercial and community development experience within Australia and the Asia/Pacific. Before coming to Churches of Christ in Queensland in 2015, Mike worked for Origin Energy as a Senior Contracts Manager on large scale renewable energy projects in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Australia. He has a Bachelor of Theology and Advanced Diploma of Business (Procurement and Supply Chain) and continues to serve as an Army (Reserve) Chaplain. Mike worked for Churches of Christ in South Australia, Victoria and Vanuatu from 1990 to 2005, including three years lecturing at a remote community college on South Pentecost, Vanuatu. Mike’s role within the organisation has included GM – Enterprise Development, and Commercial team leader for the Youth CONNECT Social Benefit Bond.

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