Mr Tony Cook
Join us to hear from our new Director General, Mr Tony Cook.
Mr Tony Cook has held senior executive positions over the last 16 years in Queensland, Victoria and the Australian Government. For the past six years Mr Cook has been the Associate Secretary, Schools and Youth with the Department of Education and Training in Canberra.
Mr Cook has worked at the highest levels of government delivering significant education and training focused policy initiatives, including leading the Australian Government Schools Funding Taskforce and developing the National Education Reform Agreement and the National Plan for School Improvement.
Mr Cook has held senior executive positions in the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet, Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and Education Queensland.
With deep experience in the education sector Mr Cook has an intimate understanding of school reforms that improve student learning outcomes. Mr Cook is passionate about implementing world class education reform to position Queensland and ensure optimum outcomes for all Queensland students.